HSPA Mathematics

HSPA Mathematics - HSPA Mathematics The HSPA is an exam...

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The HSPA is an exam administered statewide in March to high school juniors. It is designed to test our students’ proficiencies in Mathematics and Language Arts. A passing score of 200 in each section is necessary for graduation.
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Successful Strategies for the HSPA Answering Math Multiple Choice Questions 1. Each question is worth one point. 2. You are not penalized for guessing. Do not leave an answer blank. 3. Try to eliminate incorrect choices to help select the best answer. 4. Use the math reference sheet for formulas and added information.
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Answering Math Open-ended Questions 1. Read the questions carefully. 2. Make sure to show all your work. 3. Try to give a written explanation. Labeled diagrams can be included. 4. As with the reading open-ended, if you can’t answer completely, make an attempt. 5. These questions are worth 0-3 points. Therefore a partial answer can earn you some points.
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The Mathematic Test of the HSPA assessment is divided into three 40 minute sections. Each of these segments reflects knowledge and skills specified in the Core Curriculum Content Standards. All three parts consist of 10 multiple-choice and
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course MATH 112 taught by Professor Jarvis during the Winter '08 term at BYU.

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