Grading Rubric
Assessment of Overall Quantitative Literacy


The ability to represent and understand data in graphical forms and other visual representations.


Topic Proficient Adequate Deficient
Logical Quantitative
Reasoning and Analysis
.Can effectively perform their own innovative
meaningful and novel estimates
and approximations.
Can incorporate estimated data to estimate
expected results
Analyses are based principally
on random thoughts and
Validity, applicability,
and limitations of
quantitative arguments
Adept at developing valid quantitative
arguments and understanding their
assumptions, applicability, and
Can apply learned arguments to similar
problems, but also tries to apply them to
problems which are beyond the scope of the
argument / analysis
Tries to solve all
problems using the
same strategies without

Other rubrics

Below are links to the grading rubrics for the other Quantitaatie Literacy critical areas.