### General Information

**Subject Area:**Mathematics

**Grade:**8

**Domain-Subdomain:**Expressions & Equations

**Cluster:**Level 1: Recall

**Cluster:**Work with radicals and integer exponents. (Major Cluster) -

Clusters should not be sorted from Major to Supporting and then taught in that order. To do so would strip the coherence of the mathematical ideas and miss the opportunity to enhance the major work of the grade with the supporting clusters.

**Date Adopted or Revised:**02/14

**Date of Last Rating:**02/14

**Status:**State Board Approved

**Assessed:**Yes

### Test Item Specifications

**Assessment Limits :**

N/A

**Calculator :**

No

**Context :**

Allowable

### Sample Test Items (2)

Test Item # |
Question |
Difficulty |
Type |

Sample Item 1 | The average mass of a giraffe is approximately kilograms. The average mass of a blue whale is approximately . About how many times more mass does a blue whale have than a giraffe? |
N/A | EE: Equation Editor |

Sample Item 2 | The average mass of an ant is approximately grams. The average mass of a giraffe is approximately kilograms. About how many times more mass does a giraffe have than an ant? |
N/A | EE: Equation Editor |