ERIC Number: ED435665
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Virginia Standards of Learning Assessments. Grade 8 Released Test Items, 1998.
Virginia State Dept.of Education, Richmond. Div. of Assessment and Reporting.
Beginning in Spring 1998, Virginia students participated in the Standards of Learning (SOL) assessments designed to test student knowledge of the content and skills specified in the state's standards. This document contains questions that approximately 79,000 students in grade 8 were required to answer as part of the SOL assessments. These questions are representative of the SOL tests and are provided to demonstrate the format of the test questions. Sample items are presented from the English tests for reading and writing, the mathematics test, the history and social science test, the science test, and the computer/technology test. A page with correct test answers is included. (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Achievement Tests, Computer Science, Grade 8, History, Junior High Schools, Mathematics Tests, Reading Tests, Sciences, Social Studies, State Programs, State Standards, Test Items, Testing Programs, Writing Tests
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Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept.of Education, Richmond. Div. of Assessment and Reporting.