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Civics Assessment Time by Content Area

Percentage of assessment questions in 2014 NAEP civics, by grade and content area
    Grade 8
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I. What are civic life, politics,
and government?
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II. What are the foundations
of the American political system?

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III. How does the government established
by the Constitution embody the purposes,
values, and principles of American democracy?

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IV. What is the relationship of the United States
to other nations and to world affairs?

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V. What are the roles of
citizens in American democracy?


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SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2014 Civics Assessment.

Last updated 19 April 2015 (FW)
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U.S. Department of Education