If you want to teach agriculture or related courses on natural resources in the state of Colorado, you will need to pass the PLACE Agriculture and Renewable Natural Resources Test. This subject test, in combination with the three-part PLACE Basic Skills Test, is part of the licensure requirements for educators in Colorado.
The PLACE Agriculture and Renewable Natural Resources Test covers seven main areas of knowledge:
All questions for the exam are multiple choice and will come from subareas within these seven topics. For example, under the topic of "Agricultural Mechanical Technology," you might need to understand irrigation systems and soil conservation practices. Your score for the PLACE Agriculture and Renewable Natural Resources Test will come from the number of questions you answer correctly.
Last Updated: 06/25/2014