New York State Math Test | Grades 3 - 5 | Practice

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In New York, students will take a state mathematics exam each year from third through eighth grade.  The links below will take you to old NYS Math tests.  These make great practice tests when preparing your students for this year's state testing.

Grade 3 Practice Tests



The first part of the New York State Mathematics test for third graders consists of 25 multiple choice questions.  This sample test was originally given on March 3-7 2008.
The second section of the third grade New York State Math test contains a series of multiple choice questions in which students are requred to show their work or explain their answers.  This test was first given on March 2-7 2008.
Answer Key, Grade 3

Here all all of the answers to Part 1 and 2 of the third grade exam.
Teacher Guide, Grades 3 - 5

Information about time limits, testing requirements, directions, etc.
Grade 4 Practice Tests
Part 1 of the fourth grade NYS Mathematics test for consists of 30 multiple guess questions.   March 3-7, 2008 sample test.
The second section of the third grade New York State Math test contains a series of multiple choice questions in which students are requred to show their work or explain their answers.  March 3-7, 2008 test can now be used for practice.
4th graders have a 3-part exam.  In this section, students must also show their work and explain their answers.
Answer Key, Grade 4

Click to download the answer booklet to parts one, two, and three of the 4th grade exam.
Teacher Guide, Grades 3 - 5

Teacher directions contain timing requirements, testing directions that you can read to students, etc.
Grade 5 Practice Tests
The first part of the NYS Math Test for fifth grade consists of 26 questions.  This practice test is from March 2008.
Part 2 requires students to explain answers using sentences and show their work.  This practice test is from March 2008.
Answer Key, Grade 5

The scoring key will show the answers to parts 1 and 2 of the 5th grade test.
Teacher Guide, Grades 3 - 5

Everything you need to know about time limitations and directions for students.
Grade 6 Practice Tests
Part 1 of the 6th Grade NYS Math Test has twenty-five multiple choice questions for students to answer.
Part 2 of the sixth grade Math test has short answer and "show your work" questions.
Answer Key, Grade 6

Here are the answers to New York's 6th Grade Math Test.
Teacher Guide, Grades 6 - 8

Teacher's direction booklet will tell you how much time to give students, what theyre allowed to use during the test, and more.
Grade 7 Practice Tests
The 1st part of the Grade 7 New York State Math Test is a multiple-choice question boolet.  March 2008.
The 2nd part of the 7th Grade Mathematics Test has short answer questions.  March 2008.
Answer Key, Grade 7

Scoring key for the 7th Grade NYS Math Test.  March 2008.
Teacher Guide, Grades 6 - 8

Teacher's direction booklet has timing guidelines, instructions for giving the exam, and requirements for students.
Grade 8 Practice Tests
On the 8th grade test, part 1 contains a series of multiple choice questions.  Questions are answered on a bubble sheet.

On part 2 of the 8th Grade New York State Math Test, students are given questions that must be answered numerically and with words.
Part 3 of the 8th Grade NYS Math Test has more "show your work" and "explain your answer" questions.
Answer Key, Grade 8

The answer key to the 2008 exam for 8th graders.
Teacher Guide, Grades 5 - 8

Teacher directions, time requirements, etc.