Can you pass this 5th grade math and science STAAR test?

State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness tests, or STAAR, tests are being administered in ISDs across the state this week. Here are just a few sample questions local 5th graders saw in last year's exam:

By Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.