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Compass is a series of multiple choice tests designed to assess skills in Mathematics and Reading.

Mathematics is assessed across these strands

  1. Number
  2. Measurement
  3. Space
  4. Chance and Data


In reading (literacy), the strands are:

  1. Text location and interpretation
  2. Contextual understanding
  3. Text language and knowledge

Questions are spread out over various text types including:

  1. Argumentative
  2. Imaginative
  3. Informative