What better way to prepare for your own state exam than to practice one or more tests from another state!
NOTE 2015-2016: The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) and The Smarter Balanced Assessment Systeming are now being used by many states. For more information about practice tests from these Organizations see our test preparation page for PARC and Smarter Balanced--
STATE TEST PAGES MAY CONTAIN SAMPLE OR RELEASED QUESTIONS. IN SOME CASES A FULL TEST IS RELEASED.
New York State --- The Grades 3 - 8 Mathematics and English Tests up to 2010 and Common Core links through 2018. Sample Questions are available for downloading.
The Grades 3 - 8 NY State Mathematics and English Common Core 2018 Released Items are now available for downloading.
Annotated 2022 3-8 ELA and Mathematics State Tests now available. NEW
Massachusetts releases 2022 Test Items
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ALASKA - Uses the AMP for English Language Arts and Mathematics and the SBA for Science. Alaska is transitioning to the Smarter Balanced Asessment System -- see practice questions.
ALABAMA - Alabama State Testing Program use the Scanton Perfermance Series for their Grades 3-8 Student Assessment see their Program Decision Chart . High School students take the ACT.
ARIZONA- - Released-- AzM2 Sample Tests Items -- Math, Reading, Writing...AzM2 is new name for State Tests.
ARKANSAS - Currently Arkansas uses the ELPA21 Summative Assessment System and ACT for High School students. Curriculum Framework Documents. See Arkansas State Testing Calendar
CALIFORNIA- California is transitioning to Smarter Balance Assessment System for grades 3-8. STAR Assessment Sample Questions are still available as is CAHSEE End of Year Sampe Tests.
COLORADO- Information for CSAP, released items for CSAP
CONNECTICUT -Links Connecticut Academic Performance Test - Second Generation, Mathematics Handbook. CMT AND CAPT Released Test Items -- Math and Science.
DELAWARE -- Delaware is in the process of a 5 year transition to the Smarter Balance Testing System.
FLORIDA Comprehensive Assessment Test, Sample Test Book, Answer Book and Answer Key Book. Grades 4,8,10. Reading and Mathematics. 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006,2007 Sample tests now available for (science limited) math and reading.
GEORGIA Standards, Instruction and Assessment Page for CRCT, EOCT, GHSGT and GAA. Sample questions from the NAEP Assessment Test can be found at the IES Website.
HAWAII- Hawaii Public Schools -- Hawaii is transitioning to the Smarter Balanced Assessment
IDAHO- Idaho Assessment Page. Idaho Standards Achievement Tests (ISAT) . Idado is part of the Smarter Balance Consortium.
IOWA - Iowa uses the ITP testing (Iowa Testing Program). Iowa is also part of the Smarter Balanced Consortium,
ILLINOIS ISAT sample tests for Science, Math, Reading and Social Studies. Note: Ilinois is now using PARCC Testing. See our PARCC Page for practice tests.
INDIANA- Information on the Indiana State Tests. ISTEP+.. Item Samplers for English, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies.
KANSAS- See Kansas Assessment Page --Practice Test Kansas Assessment Program--Sample Questions for KAP
LOUISIANA- Louisiana is now aligning all tests to the Common Core State Standards see: Test Assessment -- Louisianna is a member of PARCC. See our PARCC page for sample test questions.
MAINE- Comprehensive Assessment System. MEA information for Science -- . Maine moves to Smarter Balanced Testing.. See our Smarter Balanced Page for Sample Questions.
MARYLAND- Information of the new MSA tests --Maryland School Assessment (MSA) a test of reading, math, and science achievement.. Sample Test Items for the MSA--NOTE: Maryland now is part of the PARCC Consortium.
MASSACHUSETTS ,EDinformatics Select Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System for Grade 4,8,10 in Mathematics, Science, English and History/Social Studies. Now available --released 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Test Items --Note: Massachusetts in moving toward the PARCC Assessment.
MICHIGAN --Michigan moves to M-Step testing, still considering Smarter Balance Tests... High School, Elementary and Middle School -Released Items of older tests available
MINNESOTA -- The Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs and MTAS)
MISSISSIPPI- Mississippi Office of Student Aessment ----Practice Tests for MAAP ELA and Mathematics
MISSOURI -- Uses MAP and NAEP tests for assessment.. see more.
MONTANA- Montana Office of Public Instruction's Curriculum & Assessment, Montana is currently aligning with the Smarter Balanced Assessment
NEBRASKA- The NeSA program is part of Nebraska's new state-wide testing initiative to provide new state tools. NeSA-R Practice Test Links
NEVADA- State Testing and Assessment assessment updates... Nevada is currently using the Smarter Balanced Asessment.
NEW HAMSHIRE -Assessment results . New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) and Smarter Balanced Asessment
NEW JERSEY- Statewide Assessment --PARCC Tests