GED Connection: Episodes

Return to Adult Learners - Return to GED Connection

The award-winning series, GED Connection , is broadcast over UNC-TV each semester and helps adults prepare for the new General Educational Development (GED) test. Students learn to interpret and analyze reading passages, write clearly and effectively, and solve everyday problems in basic math and science. Settings and subject matter are taken from real life situations to help adults use the tools of a basic education to be better prepared for life at home and on the job.

  1. GED Connection Orientation

Language Arts: Writing
Passing the GED Writing Test

  1. Getting Ideas on Paper
  2. The Writing Process
  3. Organized Writing
  4. Writing Style and Word Choice
  5. Effective Sentences
  6. Grammar and Usage
  7. Spelling, Punctuation, and Capitalization
  8. The GED Essay


Language Arts: Reading
Passing the GED Reading Test

  1. Nonfiction
  2. Fiction
  3. Poetry
  4. Drama


Social Studies
Passing the GED Social Studies Test

  1. Themes in U.S. History
  2. Themes in World History
  3. Economics
  4. Civics and Government
  5. Geography


Science
Passing the GED Science Test

  1. Life Science
  2. Earth and Space Science
  3. Chemistry
  4. Physics


Mathematics
Passing the GED Math Test

  1. Number Sense
  2. Problem Solving
  3. Decimals
  4. Fractions
  5. Ratio, Proportion, and Percent
  6. Measurement
  7. Formulas
  8. Geometry
  9. Data Analysis
  10. Statistics and Probability
  11. Introduction to Algebra
  12. Special Topics in Algebra and Geometry