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Canadian Adult Achievement Test (CAAT) Preparation

Includes a breakdown and sample questions of levels C and D from the CAAT, compiled by Assiniboine's Learning Curve team.

Test Content Breakdown

This general science test addresses biological, physical and earth/space sciences. The following scientific literacy skills are assessed:

  • observation
  • classification
  • application of scientific principles
  • data interpretation
  • thinking skills: ability to apply, analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information as well as acquire it.


Assessment Format:

  • 50 questions, multiple-choice
  • Time limit: 25 minutes.
  • Paper test
  • Score Range: from Grade 2 to Post-Secondary level general science equivalency

Sample Questions


Canadian adult achievement test level D. (1989). Harcourt Brace Jovanovich and The Psychological Corporation Canada.