# ITBS ® Practice Test

Try these 20 free ITBS practice questions and answers with instant scoring.
The Iowa Tests of Basic Skills (ITBS) are for students in kindergarten - 8th grade.  ITBS tests are in levels 5-14.  Levels 5-8 are for students from kindergarten - second grade (K-2). Sections for levels 5-8 include: Mathematics, Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension, Word Analysis, Listening, Language,  Social Studies (Levels 7 and 8 only), Science (Levels 7 & 8 only), and Sources of Information.
Levels 9-14 are for students from 3rd grade through 12th grade. Sections for levels 9-14 include: Math Concepts and Estimation, Math Problem Solving and Data Interpretation, Math Computation, Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension, Punctuation, Spelling, Capitalization, Usage and Expression,  Social Studies, Maps and Diagrams, Reference Materials, Word Analysis (Level 9 only), and Listening (Level 9 only).

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### K and Pre K Grade Level

 1. Look at the cake Beverly baked for Sam in the first box. Point to the picture that shows what the cake looked like after Beverly cut out the first slice. First picture over the bubble Second picture over the bubble Third picture over the bubble Fourth picture over the bubble
 2. There were 2 peacocks at the zoo. You can see them in the first box. The peacocks were so popular that the zoo got 2 more peacocks. Point to the picture that shows how many peacocks are now at the zoo. First picture over the bubble Second picture over the bubble Third picture over the bubble Fourth picture over the bubble
 3. How many cups are there? 1 2
 4. How many birds are shown below? 1 2 3 4 5 6
 5. Choose the row with the most eggs. First row Second row Third row Fourth row

### 1st and 2nd Grade Level

 6. How many triangles are shown? 3 7 6 2
 7. Mark the picture that shows where a family in New York City is most likely to live. First picture over the bubble Second picture over the bubble Third picture over the bubble
 8. Which picture shows a resort where people might go on vacation? First picture over the bubble Second picture over the bubble Third picture over the bubble
 9. John wants to make his banana ripen faster. What should he put it in so it will ripen more quickly? First picture over the bubble Second picture over the bubble Third picture over the bubble
 10. Which of these is not a vegetable? First picture over the bubble Second picture over the bubble Third picture over the bubble

### 3rd and 4th Grade Level

 11. 132 ÷ 12 = ? 12 9 11 10
 12. Which is 3 x (4 + 2) rewritten? 2 x (3 + 4) (3 + 2) x 6 (4 + 3) x 3 (3 x 4) + (3 x 2)
 13. Which is not true? 4 ÷ 0 = 0 4 x 0 = 0 4 x (1 + 0) = 4 x 1 4 + 4 = 4 x 2
 14. This question will test your ability to use words in correctly written English. For each question, there are 3 lines of words. If you find a mistake in one of the lines, fill in the circle next to that line. If there are no mistakes, fill in the last circle that says, "no errors." I loved having a lake behind my house. We swum every morning before school. no errors
 15. This question will test your ability to use words in correctly written English. For each question, there are 3 lines of words. If you find a mistake in one of the lines, fill in the circle next to that line. If there are no mistakes, fill in the last circle that says, "no errors." We were all silly walking home in the rain yesterday. Sally was the most silly with all her funny jokes. no errrors.

### 5th and 6th Grade Level

 16. 4,567 + 5,872 10,432 10,439 10,232 11,234
 17. What number is B in the equation B x 8 = 56? 448 64 7 48
 18. If this pattern shown were to repeat itself, what color would the 17th square be? blue green red yellow
 19. Which number is equal to x in the equation 350 + 222 + x = 580? 12 7 8 29
 20. A deck of cards has 52 cards in it. These cards are divided into 4 suits. How many cards of each suit are there? 15 13 12 17

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The Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) evaluates a student's educational progress. The test includes sections on vocabulary, word analysis, reading, listening, language, math, social studies and science for students in grades K-2, and vocabulary, reading, spelling, grammar, word usage, math, social studies, science, maps, reference and word recognition for students in grades 3-8. Learn more about the ITBS with our ITBS Guide and our interview with Tim Sitar, ITBS expert.