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Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

Released Item Documents

The links below provide access to released test questions from the MCAS paper-based tests. Released item documents from the most recent year are shown. To view released test questions from a previous testing year, select the year, and then select the document for the specific administration you are interested in. Note that the released item documents are best viewed using Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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2020 Released Items

Note: No test items were released from the spring 2020 assessments due to the cancellation of test administrations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Release of March 2020 MCAS Retest Information
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Release of February 2020 MCAS Biology Test Information

High School Chemistry and Technology/Engineering Released Items

The Department no longer releases questions from the high school Chemistry and Technology/Engineering tests. The PDFs below contain the most recent released questions for those tests.

Chemistry

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Release of 2013 Chemistry Items
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Release of 2012 Chemistry Items
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Release of 2011 Chemistry Items

Technology/Engineering

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Release of 2015 Technology/Engineering Items
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Release of 2014 Technology/Engineering Items
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Release of 2013 Technology/Engineering Items

Last Updated: October 2, 2020

 
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