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Grade 8 Mathematics Past Exams

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The latest Grade 8 Math Exam Papers are password protected. You MUST use the password to download the Grade 8 mathematics examination papers. Here is how to find the password (and unlock  the Exam Papers): 

1) Click on the BLACK BUTTON/Start the test – (10 Questions, 100% accuracy required)

2) Click on the BLUE BUTTONS to enter password and download the mathematics exam papers.

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(Important: The recent year’s Grade 8 mathematics exam paper is LOCKED for now. We will release the password when the MOCK EXAMS and just before the Grade 8 national mathematics examination)


2009 – 2014 math exam Papers – no password required 

The Grade 8 Mathematics Exam Papers from 2009 to 2014 do not need password to download.
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2009 | Grade 8 Maths Exam Paper and Answer Sheets

Revising the past Grade 8 Maths Exam (Past) Papers is a fantastic way to revise and prepare for the Math external examination at the end of the year. The exam booklets are available in schools and are a good resource for students and teachers when preparing for the Grade 8 Certificate of Basic Education Examination (COBEE) in Mathematics.

What you can get here

Visitors to PNG Insight Math resource website can download the Grade 8 past exam papers and revise for examination. As we add to the list, we expect to have over 10 years collection of Grade 8 past paper. Check the list below and download the math past paper in PDF.

We also included an online Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) test. It is the recent addition to this website. Read below about how to take the test.

Revise online: Questions, Answers and Scores

Try out these Grade 8 Multiples Choice Questions (MCQ) Test.  We just released 4-part tests based on Grade 7 and 8 Math Core Content/Syllabus. Quick and easy.

You get your scores at the end of each test. You can share with friends on social media (WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter…). It is easy as 1,2 and 3. Click here, choose a test and revise online.

Grade 8 Exam Question and feedback

Download Grade 8 Math Past Papers PDF

The maths exam papers and answer sheets are downloadable in PDF. Note the PDF file are less than 500 kb and can be downloaded quickly.

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To download, you must click on the links provided. Not all PNG Grade 8 Maths papers are available here. If you need the latest papers, see your school headteachers and classroom teachers. The past papers for previous years will be available at your local schools.

How to get recent Grade 8 Mathematics exam papers

Note that we do not have all the Grade 8 mathematics examination papers. The past exam papers are public documents and are available at your school.

Ask your school headteachers or mathematics teachers for the past examination papers. They should have enough copies from previous years’ examinations.

If you are a Grade 8 mathematics teacher or someone who has access to extra mathematics exam papers, please share with us so we can make it available to others, too.

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