This section provides examples of student assessment booklets, scoring guides and other resources to help parents understand what’s on the Grade 9 math assessment and how it is scored.
Student assessment booklets contain actual questions from the assessments, and scoring guides contain examples of student answers taken from past years’ assessments
The French Immersion Glossary lists terms to assist French Immersion students writing the mathematics components of the assessments.
Mathematical formulas are provided on the Formula Sheets for student reference during the assessment. Formulas are given for perimeter, area and volume for various geometric figures; the academic formula sheet also includes surface area.
Throughout the assessment, key words are used to identify the type of response required from students.
EQAO assessments are scored using rubrics. The Grade 9 rubrics for mathematics give the criteria for scoring and describe the type of student response that receives each of the codes.