You can find the information below in Appendix B of the Iowa Assessments E/F/G Planning and Implementation Guide, V6 in the Resources page by clicking the link on the top right of the DataManager homepage.



Level 5

For Levels 5–8, testing times are approximations, not time limits. These tests are not timed. The approximate working times are provided to help you estimate testing durations for scheduling purposes.

TestItemsApproximate Working Time
(Minutes)
Practice Questions410
Vocabulary2320
Word Analysis2920
Listening2330
Language2725
Mathematics2725
Reading (Part 1)1730
Totals*146160 Min. (2 hr. 30 min.)

*Totals include practice questions.



Level 6

For Levels 5–8, testing times are approximations, not time limits. These tests are not timed. The approximate working times are provided to help you estimate testing durations for scheduling purposes. 

TestItemsApproximate Working Time
(Minutes)
Practice Questions410
Vocabulary2720
Word Analysis3320
Listening2730
Language3125
Mathematics3525
Reading (Part 1)1720
Reading (Part 2)1720
Totals*191170 Min. (2 hr. 30 min.)

*Totals include practice questions.



Level 7 Complete/Core

For Levels 5–8, testing times are approximations, not time limits. These tests are not timed. The approximate working times are provided to help you estimate testing durations for scheduling purposes. The names of the Core tests are in bold text. 

TestItemsApproximate Working Time
(Minutes)
Vocabulary2615
Word Analysis3215
Reading (Part 1)1720
Reading (Part 2)
1825
Listening2725
Language3425
Mathematics (Part 1)2625
Mathematics (Part 2)1525
Computation2525
Social Studies2925
Science2925
Totals - Complete278250 min. (4 hr. 10 min.)
Totals - Core220200 min. (3 hr. 20 min.)




Level 7 Survey

For Levels 5–8, testing times are approximations, not time limits. These tests are not timed. The approximate working times are provided to help you estimate testing durations for scheduling purposes.

TestItemsApproximate Working Time
(Minutes)
Reading2835
Language3425
Mathematics2935
Totals9195 min. (1 hr. 35 min.) 




Level 8 Complete/Core

For Levels 5–8, testing times are approximations, not time limits. These tests are not timed. The approximate working times are provided to help you estimate testing durations for scheduling purposes. The names of the Core tests are in bold text. 

TestItemsApproximate Working Time
(Minutes)
Vocabulary2615
Word Analysis3315
Reading (Part 1)Forms E and F: 18 Form G:
14
Forms E and F: 20 Form G:
10
Reading (Part 2)Forms E and F: 20 Form G:
24
Forms E and F: 25 Form G:
35
Listening2725
Language4225
Mathematics (Part 1)2625
Mathematics (Part 2)2025
Computation2725
Social Studies2925
Science2925
Totals - Complete297250 min. (4 hr. 10 min.) 
Totals - Core239200 min. (3 hr. 20 min.)




Level 8 Survey

For Levels 5–8, testing times are approximations, not time limits. These tests are not timed. The approximate working times are provided to help you estimate testing durations for scheduling purposes. 

TestItemsApproximate Working Time
(Minutes)
Reading3035
Language4225
Mathematics3235
Totals10495 min. (1 hr. 35 min. 




Levels 9-14 Complete/Core

The names of the Core tests are in bold text. 

TestTesting Time
(Minutes)
Number of Questions
Level 9Level 10Level 11Level 12Level 13Level 14
Reading* (2 Parts)30 + 30414243444546
Written ExpressionForms E and F:
40
353840434548
Form G:
50
Mathematics* (2 Parts)30 + 30505560657075
Science35303437394143
Social Studies35303437394143
Vocabulary15293437394142
Spelling10242730323435
Capitalization10202224252729
Punctuation10202224252729
Computation20252729303132
Totals – Forms E and F Complete 4 hr 55 min304335361381402422
Totals – Forms E and F – Core3 hr 45 min244267287303320336
Totals – Form G Complete5 hr 5 min304335361381402422
Totals – Form G – Core3 hr 55 min244267287303320336

*This test is administered in two parts.



Optional Level 9 Tests

TestTesting Time (Minutes)Number of Questions
Word Analysis*2033
Listening*2528
Totals – Forms E and F Complete (Level 9 with Word Analysis and Listening): 5 hr 40 min365
Totals – Forms E and F Core (Level 9 with Word Analysis and Listening): 4 hr 30 min305
Totals – Form G Complete (Level 9 with Word Analysis and Listening): 5 hr 50 min365
Totals – Form G Core (Level 9 with Word Analysis and Listening): 4 hr 40 min305

*This test is read aloud by the teacher. The time given is approximate.




Levels 9-14 Survey

TestTesting Time
(minutes)
Number of Questions Per Level
Level 9Level 10Level 11Level 12Level 13Level 14
Reading30212122222323
Written Expression (Forms E and F) 40353840434548
Written Expression (Form G) 40293033363638
Mathematics (Forms E and F) 30262931343639
Mathematics (Form G) 30242629313436
Totals – Forms E and F Survey: 1 hr 40 min82889399104110
Totals*Totals – Form G Survey 1 hr 40 min747784899397





Levels 15-17/18 Complete/Core (available for Forms E and F only)

The names of the Core tests are in bold text. 

TestTesting Time
(Minutes)
Number of questions per level
Level 15Level 16Level 17
Reading40404040
Written Expression40545454
Mathematics40404040
Science 40484848
Social Studies40505050
Vocabulary 15404040
Computation20303030
Total Items – Complete
302302302
Total Time – Complete
3 hr. 55 min.3 hr. 55 min.3 hr. 55 min.
Total Items – Core
204204204
Total Time – Core
2 hr. 35 min.2 hr. 35 min.2 hr. 35 min.