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Course SummaryGet your students ready for the PSSA Mathematics Grade 8 exam with this study guide. We've designed this course to help students review the subjects that might appear on this test, and they can work through the course's online lessons and quizzes whenever they have free time.
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About This Course
Your students can use this course to review what they need to know to successfully complete the PSSA Mathematics Grade 8 exam. This study guide provides engaging lessons that cover the mathematical concepts that might appear on the test. Our lessons will help students go over:
- The number system and algebraic expressions
- Functions and linear equations
- Cylinders, cones, spheres and geometric transformations
- The Pythagorean Theorem, congruence and similarity
- Applications of statistics and probability
About the Exam
The state of Pennsylvania uses the PSSA Mathematics Grade 8 exam to measure the progress of its students. The test is divided into three sections, each with 24 multiple-choice questions, as well as one or two open-ended questions. The time limit totals about two and a half hours for all three parts.
Preparing & Registering for the PSSA Mathematics Grade 8 Exam
This study guide was prepared by mathematics experts to give your students the preparation they need for this exam. Information about these concepts is conveyed through engaging video and text lessons. We include multiple self-assessment opportunities throughout the course, encouraging students to keep track of their progress. Additionally, the students will be able to contact our instructors with any questions they have.
The PSSA Mathematics Grade 8 exam is offered through schools in Pennsylvania. The test windows are generally in the spring.
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