OAT Physics Practice Test

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The Association of Schools and Colleges for Optometry created the Optometry Admissions Test (OAT) as a way for candidates to demonstrate their qualifications and potential to succeed in a rigorous optometry education program.

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What’s on the OAT Physics Section?

The Physics section of the OAT exam contains 40 multiple-choice questions that focus on the following topics:

  • Units and vectors
  • Linear kinematics
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • Rotational motion
  • Energy and momentum
  • Simple harmonic motion
  • Waves
  • Fluid statics
  • Thermal energy and thermodynamics
  • Electrostatics
  • DC circuits
  • Optics


By Peter Rench

Peter Rench joined Mometrix in 2009 and serves as Vice President of Product Development, responsible for overseeing all new product development and quality improvements. Mr. Rench, a National Merit Scholar, graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a minor in mathematics from Texas A&M University.


by Mometrix Test Preparation | Last Updated: January 3, 2024