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Supplemental information for the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE).

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Exam Blueprints

Approved by the State Board of Education on July 9, 2003.

Released Test Questions

Published in October 2008, this document combines released test questions that appeared on the CAHSEE from the 2000–01 to the 2007–08 school years.

Study Guides

Published in 2008, this guide includes questions previously used on the CAHSEE and explains how to determine the correct answers.

Other Resources

Technical Reports


Questions: High School and Physical Fitness Assessment Office | cahsee@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-9449 
Last Reviewed: Friday, November 13, 2015

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