These files are a form of the tests that students across the Commonwealth of Virginia took as part of the Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) Assessments. The test questions are representative of the content and skills included in the Virginia SOL tests and are provided to help you understand the format of the tests and questions. The answer to each question can be found in the back of each test booklet.
SOL Practice Items -- - -Grades 3 - EOC -- Mathematics, Reading, Science Social Studies: ..."These practice items provide examples of the new content and increased rigor represented by the revised Standards of Learning (SOL) and illustrate the new Technology-Enhanced Item types for the mathematics, reading, science, and writing SOL tests. Technology-Enhanced Items (TEI) require students to indicate their responses in ways other than a multiple-choice format..."
Mathematics, Reading, Science
& Social Science
Grade 3 History
United States History to 1865
United States History 1865 to the Present
Civics & Economics
Virginia & United States History
World History and Geography to 1500 A.D. (C.E.)
World History and Geography 1500 A.D. (C.E.) to the Present
The following Standards of Learning (SOL) tests are archived and are based on previous versions of the Standards of Learning (SOL) that are no longer being used in the Virginia public schools except in situations where students may still be taking previous grade 8 or End of Course SOL test.
..."The Standards of Learning (SOL) for Virginia Public Schools establish minimum expectations for what students should know and be able to do at the end of each grade or course in English, mathematics, science, history/social science, technology, the fine arts, foreign language, health/physical education and driver education..." source .
Standards of Learning (SOL) & Testing -- Virginia