Content Strands
SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 3

A122:

relative
size of numbers (pp 4142) 
A124:

equivalent
forms of numbers (p 49), includes A121 (names of numbers),
A123 (concrete and symbolic representations of numbers) 
A221:

place value
concepts (p 55) 
A321:

effects
of operations on numbers (p 60) 
A322:

appropriate
operation to solve a specific problem (p 64) 
A323:

appropriate
methods of computing (p 68) 
A421: 
estimation
strategies (p 72)  includes B321 (estimates of measurements) 
A521:

basic number
theory concepts including primes, composites, factors,
and multiples (p 78) 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B122: 
realworld
problems involving length, weight, perimeter, area,
capacity, volume, time, temperature, and angles (PP
8283) 
B221:

direct and
indirect measures (p 90) 
B222: 
appropriate
standard and nonstandard units of measurement (p 96)
 includes B421 (which units to use with answers to
realworld problems) 
B422:

appropriate
instruments and technology to measure in realworld
situations (PP 101102) 




C121:

appropriate
geometric vocabulary to draw and describe 2 and 3D
shapes (p 108) 
C221:

spatial
relationships, symmetry, reflections, congruency, and
similarity (p 113), includes B122, C121, C321, (see
chart) 
C222:

flips, slides,
and turns (p 119) 
C321:

strategies,
properties, and formulas to solve realworld problems
involving 2 and 3D shapes (PP 125126), includes C221
(see chart) 
C322: 
positive
ordered pairs in a rectangular coordinate system (PP
134135) 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D121:

patterns
and relationships using models (PP 142143) 
D221: 
represent
a given simple problem situation (PP 156157), includes
D222 (see chart) 
D222: 
informal
methods to solve equations and inequalities (p 163),
includes D221 (see chart) 




E121:

generate,
collect, organize, display, and analyze data to solve
problems (PP 170171)  includes E123 (analyzes real
world data) 
E122: 
range,
mean, median, and mode (p 183)  includes E123 (see
E121) 
E221: 
display
possible outcomes using models (p 189) 
E222: 
predict
the likelihood of simple events occurring (p 194) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



All
FCAT math items at Grade 3 are tested in multiple choice format
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 4

A122:

relative
size of numbers (PP 4344) 
A124:

equivalent
forms of numbers (PP 5051), includes A121 (names of
numbers), A123 (concrete and symbolic representations
of numbers) 
A221:

place value
concepts (p 56) 
A321:

effects
of operations on numbers (p 61) 
A322:

appropriate
operation to solve a specific problem (p 65) 
A323:

appropriate
methods of computing (p 69) 
A421: 
estimation
strategies (p 73)  includes B321 (estimates of measurements) 
A521:

basic number
theory concepts including primes, composites, factors,
and multiples (p 79) 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B122: 
realworld
problems involving length, weight, perimeter, area,
capacity, volume, time, temperature, and angles (PP
8485) 
B221:

direct
and indirect measures (p 91) 
B222: 
appropriate
standard and nonstandard units of measurement (PP 9798)
 includes B421 (which units to use with answers to
realworld problems) 
B422:

appropriate
instruments and technology to measure in realworld
situations (PP 103104) 




C121:

appropriate
geometric vocabulary to draw and describe 2 and 3D
shapes (p 109) 
C221:

spatial
relationships, symmetry, reflections, congruency, and
similarity (p 114), includes B122, C121, C321, (see
chart) 
C222:

flips,
slides, and turns (PP 120121) 
C321:

strategies,
properties, and formulas to solve realworld problems
involving 2 and 3D shapes (PP 127128), includes C221
(see chart) 
C322: 
positive
ordered pairs in a rectangular coordinate system (p
136) 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D121:

patterns
and relationships using models (PP 144145) 
D221: 
represent
a given simple problem situation (p 158), includes D222
(see chart) 
D222: 
informal
methods to solve equations and inequalities (PP 164165),
includes D221 (see chart) 




E121:

generate,
collect, organize, display, and analyze data to solve
problems (PP 172173), includes E123 (analyzes real
world data) 
E122: 
range, mean,
median, and mode (PP 184185)  includes E123 (see E121) 
E221: 
display
possible outcomes using models (p 190) 
E222: 
predict
the likelihood of simple events occurring (p 195) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



All
FCAT math items at Grade 4 are tested in multiple choice format
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 5

A122:

relative
size of numbers (MC, GR) PP 4547 
A124:

equivalent
forms of numbers (MC, GR) PP 5253, includes A121 (names
of numbers), A123 (concrete and symbolic representations
of numbers) 
A221:

A221: place
value concepts (GR) PP 5758 
A321:

A321: effects
of operations on numbers (MC) p 62 
A322:

A322: appropriate
operation to solve a specific problem (MC) p 66 
A323:

A323: appropriate
methods of computing (MC, GR) p 70 
A421: 
A421: estimation
strategies (SR) PP 7476, includes B321 (estimates of
measurements) 
A521:

A521: basic
number theory concepts including primes, composites,
factors, and multiples (MC) p 80 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B122: 
realworld
problems involving length, weight, perimeter, area,
capacity, volume, time, temperature, and angles (MC,
GR) PP 8688 
B221:

direct and
indirect measures (MC, GR) PP 9294 
B222: 
appropriate
standard and nonstandard units of measurement (MC) p
99, includes B421 (which units to use with answers to
realworld problems) 
B422:

appropriate
instruments and technology to measure in realworld
situations (MC) PP 105106 




C121:

appropriate
geometric vocabulary to draw and describe 2 and 3D
shapes (SR) PP 110111 
C221:

spatial
relationships, symmetry, reflections, congruency, and
similarity (MC, ER) PP 115117, includes B122, C121,
C321, (see chart) 
C222:

flips, slides,
and turns (MC) PP 122123 
C321:

strategies,
properties, and formulas to solve realworld problems
involving 2 and 3D shapes (MC, SR) PP 129132, includes
C221 (see chart) 
C322: 
positive
ordered pairs in a rectangular coordinate system (MC,
SR) PP 137140 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D121:

patterns
and relationships using models (MC, GR) PP 146148 
D122: 
generalize
pattern, relation, or function to explain causeandeffect
(SR) PP 152154, includes D121 (see chart) 
D221: 
represent
a given simple problem situation (MC, SR) PP 159161,
includes D222 (see chart) 
D222: 
informal
methods to solve equations and inequalities (MC, GR)
PP 166168, includes D221 (see chart) 




E121:

generate,
collect, organize, display, and analyze data to solve
problems (MC, GR, ER) PP 174181, includes E123 (analyzes
real world data) 
E122: 
range, mean,
median, and mode (MC, GR) PP 186187, includes E123
(see E121) 
E221: 
display
possible outcomes using models (SR) PP 191192 
E222:

predict
the likelihood of simple events occurring (MC) p 196 
E321: 
collect,
organize, analyze, and display data (MC, SR) PP 200203,
includes E322 (uses data to make predictions) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



MC
 multiple choice, GR  gridded response, SR  short response,
ER  extended response
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 6

A122:

relative
size of numbers (MC) p 42 
A134: 
equivalent
forms of numbers (MC, GR) PP 4748, includes A131 (verbal
and word names for numbers), A133 (concrete and symbolic
representations of numbers) 
A231: 
exponential
and scientific notation (MC, GR) PP 5455 
A331: 
effects
of operations on numbers (MC) p 61 
A332:

order of
operations (MC, GR) PP 6566 
A333: 
appropriate
methods of computing (MC, GR) PP 7273 
A431:

estimation
strategies (MC) p 79, includes A421 (reasonableness
of results), B231 (direct and indirect measurement),
B331 (estimates of measurements) 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B131: 
derive
formulas for perimeter, area, surface area, circumference,
or volume (MC, GR) PP 8486, includes B122 (grades 35,
real world measurement problems), B231 (see A431) 
B132: 
derive
formulas for rate, distance, time, angle measures (MC,
GR) p 96, includes B122 (see B131), B231 (see A431) 
B133: 
impact
of change in one dimension on other measurements (MC,
GR) PP 103105, includes C231 (see chart) 
B134: 
realworld
problems involving scale drawings (MC, GR) PP 113115,
includes B231 (see A431) 
B232:

realworld
problems involving conversions within the metric or
customary system (MC, GR) PP 122123 




C131:

relationships
and properties among regular and irregular shapes (MC,
GR) PP 129131, includes C121 (grades 35, draw or describe
2 and 3dimensional shapes) 
C231:

symmetry,
reflections, congruency, similarity, perpendicularity,
parallelism, and transformations (MC) PP 139140, includes
B133 (see chart), C121 (see C131), C131 (see chart),
C331 (see chart) 
C331: 
realworld
and mathematical problems involving geometric properties
and relationships (MC) PP 153154, includes C231 (see
chart) 
C332: 
rectangular
coordinate system and simple properties of lines (MC)
PP 163164 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D131: 
patterns,
relationships, and functions (MC, GR) PP 176178, includes
A531 (number sequences) 
D132: 
causeandeffect
relationships (MC, GR) PP 185186, includes A531 (see
D131) 
D231: 
algebraic
expressions, equations, and inequalities (MC) p 197,
includes A133 (see A134) 
D232: 
linear
equations and inequalities (MC, GR) PP 203204 




E131:

different
ways of presenting data leading to different interpretations
(MC, GR) PP 210212, includes E133 (analyze and organize
data in a quality display) 
E132:

measures
of central tendency and range (MC, GR) PP 225227, includes
E133 (see E131) 
E231:

experimental
results compared with mathematical expectations (MC)
PP 235236 
E232:

odds for
and odds against a given situation (MC) p 243, includes
E222 (grades 35, predicts likelihood of simple events
occurring) 
E331:

inferences
and conclusions based on statistics (MC) PP 248249,
includes E332 (common uses and misuses of statistics) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



All
FCAT math items at Grade 6 are tested in multiple choice (MC)
or gridded response (GR) format
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 7

A132: 
relative
size of numbers (MC) p 43

A134:

equivalent
forms of numbers (MC, GR) PP 4950, includes A131 (verbal
and word names for numbers), A133 (concrete and symbolic
representations of numbers) 
A231: 
exponential
and scientific notation (MC, GR) PP 5657 
A331:

effects
of operations on numbers (MC) p 62 
A332:

order of
operations (MC, GR) PP 6768 
A333:

appropriate
methods of computing (MC, GR) PP 7475 
A431:

estimation
strategies (MC) p 80, includes A421 (reasonableness
of results), B231 (direct and indirect measurement),
B331 (estimates of measurements) 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B131: 
derive
formulas for perimeter, area, surface area, circumference,
or volume (MC, GR) PP 8789, includes B122 (grades 35,
real world measurement problems), B231 (see A431) 
B132: 
derive
formulas for rate, distance, time, angle measures (MC,
GR) PP 9799, includes B122 (see B131), B231 (see A431) 
B133:

impact of
change in one dimension on other measurements (MC, GR)
PP 106108, includes C231 (see chart) 
B134: 
realworld
problems involving scale drawings (MC, GR) PP 116117,
includes B231 (see A431) 
B232: 
realworld
problems involving conversions within the metric or
customary system (MC, GR) PP 124125 




C131: 
relationships
and properties among regular and irregular shapes (MC,
GR) PP 132134, includes C121 (grades 35, draw or describe
2 and 3dimensional shapes) 
C231:

symmetry,
reflections, congruency, similarity, perpendicularity,
parallelism, and transformations (MC) p 141, includes
B133 (see chart), C121 (see C131), C131 (see chart),
C331 (see chart) 
C232: 
patterns
involving tessellations (MC) p 150 
C331: 
realworld
and mathematical problems involving geometric properties
and relationships (MC) PP 155156, includes C231 (see
chart) 
C332: 
rectangular
coordinate system and simple properties of lines (MC)
PP 165166 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D131: 
patterns,
relationships, and functions (MC, GR) PP 179181, includes
A531 (number sequences) 
D132:

causeandeffect
relationships (MC, GR) PP 187189, includes A531 (see
D131) 
D231: 
algebraic
expressions, equations, and inequalities (MC) p 198,
includes A133 (see A134) 
D232: 
linear
equations and inequalities (MC, GR) PP 205206 




E131: 
different
ways of presenting data leading to different interpretations
(MC, GR) PP 213215, includes E133 (analyze and organize
data in a quality display) 
E132: 
measures
of central tendency and range (MC, GR) PP 228230, includes
E133 (see E131) 
E231: 
experimental
results compared with mathematical expectations (MC)
PP 237238 
E232: 
odds for
and odds against a given situation (MC) p 244, includes
E222 (grades 35, predicts likelihood of simple events
occurring) 
E331: 
inferences
and conclusions based on statistics (MC) p 250, includes
E332 (common uses and misuses of statistics) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



All
FCAT math items at Grade 7 are tested in multiple choice (MC)
or gridded response (GR) format
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 8

A132: 
relative
size of numbers (MC) PP 4445 
A134: 
equivalent
forms of numbers (MC, GR) PP 5152, includes A131 (verbal
and word names for numbers), A133 (concrete and symbolic
representations of numbers) 
A231:

exponential
and scientific notation (MC, GR) PP 5859 
A331: 
effects
of operations on numbers (MC) p 63 
A332: 
order of
operations (MC, GR) PP 6970 
A333:

appropriate
methods of computing (MC, GR) PP 7677 
A431: 
estimation
strategies (SR) PP 8182 , includes A421 (reasonableness
of results), B231 (direct and indirect measurement),
B331 (estimates of measurements) 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B131:

derive
formulas for perimeter, area, surface area, circumference,
or volume (GR, SR) PP 9094, includes B122 (grades 35,
real world measurement problems), B231 (see A431) 
B132:

derive formulas
for rate, distance, time, angle measures (GR, SR) p
100101, includes B122 (see B131), B231 (see A431) 
B133: 
impact
of change in one dimension on other measurements (MC,
GR) PP 109111, includes C231 (see chart) 
B134: 
realworld
problems involving scale drawings (MC, GR) PP 118120,
includes B231 (see A431) 
B232: 
realworld
problems involving conversions within the metric or
customary system (MC, GR) PP 126127 




C131:

relationships
and properties among regular and irregular shapes (MC,
GR) PP 135137, includes C121 (grades 35, draw or describe
2 and 3dimensional shapes) 
C231:

symmetry,
reflections, congruency, similarity, perpendicularity,
parallelism, and transformations (MC, GR, ER) PP 142147,
includes B133 (see chart), C121 (see C131), C131 (see
chart), C331 (see chart) 
C232: 
patterns
involving tessellations (MC) p 151 
C331:

realworld
and mathematical problems involving geometric properties
and relationships (MC, SR) PP 157161, includes C231
(see chart) 
C332: 
rectangular
coordinate system and simple properties of lines (MC,
SR) PP 167174 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D131: 
patterns,
relationships, and functions (MC, GR) PP 182183, includes
A531 (number sequences) 
D132: 
causeandeffect
relationships (MC, GR, SR) PP 190195, includes A531
(see D131) 
D231: 
algebraic
expressions, equations, and inequalities (MC, SR) p
199201, includes A133 (see A134) 
D232: 
linear
equations and inequalities (MC, GR) PP 207208 




E131:

different
ways of presenting data leading to different interpretations
(MC, GR, ER) PP 216223, includes E133 (analyze and
organize data in a quality display) 
E132: 
measures
of central tendency and range (MC, GR) PP 231233, includes
E133 (see E131) 
E231:

experimental
results compared with mathematical expectations (SR)
PP 239241 
E232: 
odds for
and odds against a given situation (MC, GR) p 245246,
includes E222 (grades 35, predicts likelihood of simple
events occurring) 
E331:

inferences
and conclusions based on statistics (MC, SR) PP 251253,
includes E332 (common uses and misuses of statistics) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



MC
 multiple choice, GR  gridded response, SR  short response,
ER  extended response
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 9

A142: 
relative
size of numbers (MC) p 40 
A144:

equivalent
forms of numbers (MC, GR) PP 4445, includes A141 (verbal
and word names for numbers), A143 concrete and symbolic
representations of numbers 
A341:

effects
of operations on numbers (MC, GR) PP 4950, includes
A242 (real number system) 
A342:

properties
of numbers as operational shortcuts (MC, GR) PP 5455,
includes A242 (see A341) 
A343: 
appropriate
methods of computing (MC, GR) PP 5859, includes A242
(see A341) 
A441: 
estimation
strategies in complex situations (MC) PP 6364, includes
B341 (estimates of measurements) 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B141: 
derive
formulas for perimeter, area, surface area, circumference,
or volume (MC, GR) PP 6971, includes B122 (grades 35,
realworld problems involving other common units of
measure) 
B142: 
derive
formulas for rate, distance, time, angle measures, or
arc lengths (MC, GR) PP 7778, includes B122 (see B141) 
B143:

realworld
problems involving similarity and proportionality (MC,
GR) PP 8486 
B241: 
direct
and indirect measurement (MC, GR) PP 8990 
B242: 
realworld
problems involving rated measures (mph, fps) (MC, GR)
PP 9495, includes B232 (grades 68, problems and conversions
within the metric or customary systems) 




C141: 
formal
and informal proofs (MC, GR) PP 100101, includes C121
(grades 35, describes/draws 2 and 3D shapes), C131
(grades 68, basic properties of 2 and 3D shapes) 
C241: 
perpendicularity,
parallelism, tangency, congruency, similarity, reflections,
symmetry, and transformations (MC, GR) PP 109111, includes
B143, C141, C341 (see chart) 
C341: 
ratio,
proportion, right triangle geometry (MC) PP 124126,
includes C241 (see chart) 
C342:

algebraic
properties in a rectangular coordinate system (MC, GR)
PP 133135, includes C332 (grades 68, ordered pairs
and simple properties of lines), D241 (sequences and
series) 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D141: 
relationships,
patterns, and functions (MC, GR) PP 143144 
D142: 
impact
when changing parameters of functions (MC, GR) PP 151153 
D242: 
systems
of linear equations and inequalities (MC, GR) PP 158160,
includes D241 (see C342) 




E141: 
interpret
data from charts, tables, and plots (MC, GR) PP 169171,
includes E131 (grades 68, different ways of presenting
data, leading to different interpretations), E143 (use
of statistics to make predictions) 
E142: 
measures
of central tendency and dispersion (MC, GR) PP 182184,
includes E143 (see E141) 
E241: 
probability,
including permutations and combinations (MC, GR) PP
188190, includes E242 (probability for simple and compound
events) 
E341: 
interpret
data that results from statistical experiments (MC,
GR) PP 195197, includes E331 (grades 68, inferences
and conclusions based on statistics), E342 (limitations
of statistical techniques and data in making inferences) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



All
FCAT math items at Grade 9 are tested in multiple choice (MC)
or gridded response (GR) format
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

SUMMARY
OF BENCHMARKS ASSESSED ON FCAT  GRADE 10

A142: 
relative
size of numbers (MC) PP 4142 
A144: 
equivalent
forms of numbers (MC, GR) PP 4647, includes A141 (verbal
and word names for numbers), A143 concrete and symbolic
representations of numbers 
A341: 
effects
of operations on numbers (MC, GR) PP 5152, includes
A242 (real number system) 
A342: 
properties
of numbers as operational shortcuts (MC) p 56, includes
A242 (see A341) 
A343: 
appropriate
methods of computing (MC, GR) PP 6061, includes A242
(see A341) 
A441: 
estimation
strategies in complex situations (SR) PP 6567, includes
B341 (estimates of measurements) 


Number
Sense, Concepts, and Operations



B141:

derive
formulas for perimeter, area, surface area, circumference,
or volume (GR, SR) PP 7275, includes B122 (grades 35,
realworld problems involving other common units of
measure) 
B142: 
derive
formulas for rate, distance, time, angle measures, or
arc lengths (MC, SR) PP 7982, includes B122 (see B141) 
B241: 
direct
and indirect measurement (MC) PP 9192 
B242: 
realworld
problems involving rated measures (mph, fps) (MC, GR)
PP 9698, includes B232 (grades 68, problems and conversions
within the metric or customary systems) 




C141: 
formal
and informal proofs (MC, GR, SR) PP 102107, includes
C121 (grades 35: describes/draws 2 and 3D shapes),
C131 (grades 68, basic properties of 2 and 3D shapes) 
C241: 
perpendicularity,
parallelism, tangency, congruency, similarity, reflections,
symmetry, and transformations (MC, GR, ER) PP 112118,
includes B143 (similarity and proportionality), C141,
C341 (see chart) 
C242:

planar cross
sections (MC) PP 121122 
C341: 
ratio,
proportion, right triangle geometry (MC, SR) PP 127131,
includes C241 (see chart) 
C342: 
algebraic
properties in a rectangular coordinate system (MC, GR,
SR) PP 136141, includes C332 (grades 68, ordered pairs
and simple properties of lines), D241 (sequences and
series) 


Geometry
and Spatial Sense



D141: 
relationships,
patterns, and functions (MC, GR) PP 145149 
D142: 
impact
when changing parameters of functions (SR) PP 154156 
D242: 
systems
of linear equations and inequalities (MC, GR, SR) PP
161167, includes D241 (see C342) 




E141: 
interpret
data from charts, tables, and plots (MC, GR, SR) PP
172180, includes E131 (grades 68, different ways of
presenting data, leading to different interpretations),
E143 (use of statistics to make predictions) 
E142: 
measures
of central tendency and dispersion (MC, GR) PP 185186,
includes E143 (see E141) 
E241: 
probability,
including permutations and combinations (MC, GR) PP
191193, includes E242 (probability for simple and compound
events) 
E341:

interpret
data that results from statistical experiments (MC,
GR, SR) PP 198202, includes E331 (grades 68, inferences
and conclusions based on statistics), E342 (limitations
of statistical techniques and data in making inferences) 


Data
Analysis and Probability



MC
 multiple choice, GR  gridded response, SR  short response,
ER  extended response
PP  Test Item and Performance Task Specifications pages

