# CST Info Quiz #1

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• 1.

### How many questions are on the Earth Science CST

• A.

60

• B.

30

• C.

50

• D.

40

A. 60
Explanation
The Earth Science CST has 60 questions.

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• 2.

### What does CST stand for

• A.

California Standards Test

• B.

California Super Track

• C.

Compton Skate Truck

• D.

California Science Test

A. California Standards Test
Explanation
CST stands for California Standards Test. This test is administered to students in California to assess their knowledge and understanding of the state's academic content standards. It is used to measure student performance and determine the effectiveness of the education system in meeting these standards.

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• 3.

### How many CSTs will you be taking this year?

• A.

2

• B.

6

• C.

3

• D.

1

C. 3
Explanation
The correct answer is 3 because the question asks how many CSTs will be taken this year, and out of the given options, the number 3 represents the most appropriate choice as it matches the question prompt.

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• 4.

### What are the 3 tests that you will be taking?

• A.

Earth Science, Biology, and Chemistry

• B.

Math, English, Earth Science

• C.

Geography, Health, P.E.

• D.

Earth Science, P.E, Geography

B. Math, English, Earth Science
Explanation
The correct answer is Math, English, and Earth Science. This is because the question asks for the three tests that will be taken, and these are the only three subjects mentioned as options for testing.

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• 5.

### The CST tests you on information you have NEVER studied?

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The CST does not test you on information you have never studied. This implies that the test is based on the knowledge and information that you have studied and learned. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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• 6.

### When will the CSTs begin at Hybrid High?

• A.

April 18th

• B.

May 25th

• C.

May 7th

• D.

June 12th

C. May 7th
Explanation
The CSTs at Hybrid High will begin on May 7th.

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• 7.

### What is the highest score level that a student can get on a CST?

• A.

Far Below Basic

• B.

Basic

• C.

Proficient

• D.

Explanation
The highest score level that a student can get on a CST is "Advanced." This indicates that the student has demonstrated a high level of proficiency and understanding in the subject being assessed. It suggests that the student has exceeded the basic requirements and has achieved an exceptional level of knowledge and skill.

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• 8.

### In Earth Science class, we will be reviewing for the CSTs on what days?

• A.

Monday and Friday

• B.

Tuesday and Wednesday

• C.

Tuesday and Thursday

• D.

Monday and Wednesday

C. Tuesday and Thursday
Explanation
In Earth Science class, the students will be reviewing for the CSTs on Tuesday and Thursday.

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• 9.

### How many questions do you have to get right, in order to get at least a Proficient on the Earth Science CST?

• A.

60

• B.

15

• C.

35

• D.

0

C. 35
Explanation
To achieve at least a Proficient on the Earth Science CST, you need to get 35 questions right. This indicates that there are a total of 60 questions on the test, and the passing score for proficiency is set at 35.

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• 10.

### What does API stand for?

• A.

• B.

American Police Institute

• C.

Amazing Practice Infomation

• D.

Explanation
API stands for Academic Performance Index, which is a measurement used in education to assess the performance and progress of schools and students. It takes into account various factors such as test scores, graduation rates, and college readiness. This index helps in evaluating the effectiveness of educational programs and identifying areas that need improvement.

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• 11.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The CST, or Career Skills Test, is important because it directly impacts the decisions made about an individual's future based on their performance. The results of the test can determine career opportunities, educational paths, and even scholarships or job offers. Therefore, it is crucial to perform well on the CST in order to have the best possible chances for a successful future.

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• 12.

### The API is like the school's progress report and a school with good CST scores will have an API of about 800.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement suggests that the API (Academic Performance Index) can be compared to a school's progress report. It states that a school with good CST (California Standards Test) scores will have an API of about 800. This implies that a high API score indicates a good performance by the school, aligning with the statement. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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• 13.

### Standards are a list of what each student is supposed to know for each subject?

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
Standards are indeed a list of what each student is supposed to know for each subject. These standards outline the specific knowledge and skills that students are expected to acquire at each grade level or in each subject area. They serve as guidelines for educators to ensure that students receive a quality education and are prepared for future academic and career success. By setting clear expectations, standards help to promote consistency and accountability in education.

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