SAMPLE Social Studies Constructed Response Item and Scoring Rubric (pdf, 744kb)
This document provides a sample constructed response item and scoring rubric representative of the constructed response items students will see on some NC Final Exams of Social Studies (i.e., Grade 8, World History, American History I, American History II, American History: The Founding Principles, Civics, and Economics).  The sample item may not reflect the breadth of the standards assessed and/or the range of item difficulty found on the NC Final Exams. This material must not be used for personal or financial gain.


Test Administrator's Guides
The Test Administrator's Guides for the NC Final Exams provides test administrators with detailed information on the preparation for and the administration of the NC Final Exams.