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What questions are used in the NAEP civics assessment?

Explore sample questions from the civics assessment, and see how the NAEP civics questions relate to student performance.


Test Yourself in Civics

Select one of the grade tabs below to try out questions from the 2010 NAEP civics assessment. After answering all the questions, compare your score with that of students nationally. A very limited number of civics items were released at Grade 8 so no sample items are available.

Grade 4
Grade 12


 Grade 8 Sample Questions