PARCC Problems and Solutions  
 
Introduction  
In this section, you will learn how to solve PARCC problems. Here are the sections within this lesson:

PARCC is The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers. Students across the United States will be taking PARCC exams because they will be used to measure student and school growth. These exams will cover a myriad of mathematics topics
The sample problems below are advanced level tasks that high school students will likely encounter on a PARCC exam.
 
MATHguide has this lesson within another section. Also find an activity and a quiz. Use the links below to access them.
esson: Flight of a Projectile  
MATHguide has this lesson within another section, too. Once there, find a quiz. Use the links below to access them.
esson: Picture Frame Problem  
This resource will assist in learning how to solve a special type of quadratic equation.
ideo: Solve a Quadratic Equation  
MATHguide has two resources for this PARCC exam problem. There is an instructional video and a quiz.
ideo: Solving for 'P' Problem  
MATHguide has a video on how to build and calculate the volume of an open box from a sheet of cardboard.
ctivity: Volume of an Open Box (Static)
ctivity: Volume of an Open Box (Dynamic)  
Try these videos, which are closely related to the lessons above.
ideo: Solve a Quadratic Equation  
Try these quizzes, which are closely related to the lessons above.
uiz: Flight of a Projectile  
Try this lesson, which is closely related to the lessons above.
esson: Operations on Polynomials
See also our Puzzles and Games Page for challenging math problems.
