Environment and Humanity: The Race to Save the Planet - Credit by Examination - DANTES
Earn three college semester hours credit in "Environment and Humanity:
the Race to Save the Planet" by passing DANTES examination SF-511 or SG-511 with
a recommended scaled score of 46 ( out of 95 ) using this study guide:
- Begin your study by downloading the official
for this exam. (If Thompson Prometric has moved these (again) try here.
It is a little-known fact that this exam is nearly the same as the AP Environmental Science exam, and you can use the same study guides to prepare for it.
- Assess your current readiness for the exam by reviewing the Content section and
answering the sample questions.
- Obtain materials to improve your skills in areas where you need additional
study from among the following:
- When you are ready, schedule an examination:
- Active duty (U.S.) military personnel contact your command DANTES office.
- National Guard and Reserve personnel may also be eligible for assistance.
- Others contact the College or University administering the test.
(Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Educational Support) offers
credit by examination via a group of standardized tests developed for
the voluntary education programs of the U.S. Armed Forces which have now
been made available for civilian use. The civilian tests are administered
by the Chauncey Group International
, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Educational Testing Service.
Link to these related articles :
The bibliography below is based on the suggested preparation readings for
the DANTES tests. It has been updated from the original recommendations with respect to
current editions and changes of publisher so far as is practicable.
- Wolf, C. Edward.
The Race to Save the Planet, Study Guide. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 2002.
- Cunningham, W.P., and B.W. Saigo.
Environmental Science: A Global Concern. 7th ed. Dubuque, IA: Brown, 2003.
- Enger, Eldon, and Smith, Bradley.
Enivronmental Science: The Study of Interrelationships. 9th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003.
- Kupchella, Charles E., and Margaret C. Hyland.
Environmental Science: Living Within the System of Nature. 3rd ed. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1992.
- Miller, G. Tyler, Jr.
Environmental Science: Working with the Earth. 10th ed. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 2003.
- Miller, G. Tyler, Jr.
Living in the Environment: Principles, Connections, and Solutions.13th ed. Belmont, CA. Wadsworth, 2003.
- Vesilind, P. Aarne, J. Jeffrey Peirce, and Ruth F. Weiner.
Environmental Pollution and Control. 4th ed. Stoneham, MA: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1997.
- * Wright, Richard T. and Nebel, Bernard J. Environmental Science: Toward A Sustainable Future 9th ed. Prentice Hall, 2005.