ASSESSMENT SPECIFICATIONS

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Assessment specifications files for the North Carolina Final Exams provide greater detail on the assessments, including background information, the prioritization of the standards, cognitive rigor, item complexity, item types, and assessment delivery modes.

 

2015-16

English I, III, and IV (pdf, 134kb)

Science Grade 4 (pdf, 291kb )

Science Grades 6 and 7 (pdf, 132kb)

Earth and Environmental Science, Physical Science, Physics, and Chemistry (pdf, 149kb)

Math II and Math III (pdf, 159kb)

Advanced Functions and Modeling and Pre-calculus (pdf, 126kb)

Discrete Mathematics (pdf, 117kb)

Social Studies Grades 4 and 5 (pdf, 350kb)

Social Studies Grades 6, 7, and 8 (pdf, 144kb)

World History, American History I, American History II, and American History: The Founding Principles, Civics, and Economics (pdf, 169kb)

 

2014-15

English Language Arts I, III, and IV (pdf, 126kb)

Science Grades 4, 6, and 7 (pdf, 129kb)

Earth and Environmental Science, Physical Science, Physics, and Chemistry (pdf, 145kb)

Algebra II, Geometry, and Integrated Math III (pdf, 161kb)

Math II and Math III (pdf, 229kb)

Advanced Functions and Modeling and Pre-calculus (pdf, 123kb)

Discrete Mathematics (pdf, 113kb)

Social Studies Grades 4 and 5 (pdf, 128kb)

Social Studies Grades 6, 7, and 8 (pdf, 132kb)

World History, American History I, American History II, and Civics and Economics (pdf, 148kb)

U.S. History (pdf, 117kb)

 

 

2013-14

English Language Arts I, III, and IV (Revised November 21, 2013) (pdf, 180kb)

Science Grades 4, 6, and 7 (Revised November 21, 2013) (pdf, 181kb)

Earth and Environmental Science, Physical Science, Physics, and Chemistry
(Revised November 21, 2013) (pdf, 187kb)

Algebra II, Common Core Geometry, Math II, Math III, and Integrated Math III
(Revised November 21, 2013) (pdf, 206kb)

Advanced Functions and Modeling and Pre-calculus (Revised November 21, 2013) (pdf, 178kb)

Geometry and Algebra II (Revised November 21, 2013) (pdf, 177kb)

Discrete Mathematics (Revised November 21, 2013) (pdf, 166kb)

Social Studies Grades 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 (pdf, 248kb)

World History, American History I, American History II, and Civics and Economics (pdf, 242kb)

U.S. History (pdf, 286kb)