NAPLAN numeracy tests measure the achievement of students in numeracy.  These tests are based on Australian Curriculum and evaluate student’s understanding, fluency, problem-solving and reasoning across the three main areas of mathematics: number and algebra; measurement and geometry; and statistics and probability. These areas cover number; space; algebra, function and pattern; measurement, chance and data. For year 9, there will be 2 Numeracy tests; Numeracy-non-calculator and Numeracy-calculator allowed.

From 2017, NAPLAN will start it’s transitioning to digital world and computer based Numeracy tests for year 9 will be conducted across randomly selected schools. Rest of the schools will still have paper based Numeracy tests. Parents should check with the schools for dates and type of test so that they could facilitate kids in preparation accordingly.

Online Practice:

With NAPLAN transitioning to computer based test over the next 3 years (2017 – 2019), it is best time to get students prepare with computer based system rather than paper based resources. Keeping this in mind, NAPLAN Resource team has developed an online system which could help students to get themselves ready with computer based Numeracy test for year 9. While using NAPLAN Resource online numeracy test system, student will be presented a new test each time, selected from large pool of questions, based on Australian curriculum. You can register for free here and try Numeracy year 9 free tests.

Paper Based Tests:

Our team has also compiled the list of external sources for year 9 Numeracy samples. Download the question as well as answer sheet to facilitate kids in preparation for year 9 numeracy exams:

Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 1 (Calculator Allowed) Questions Sheet Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 2 (Non-Calculator)  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 3  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 4  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 5  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 6  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 7  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 8  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 9  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 10  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 11  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet
Year 9 Numeracy Sample Test 12  Questions Sheet  Answers Sheet