Test Resources

FCLE and GED Test Information

You will find information, handouts, videos, and external links to help with these three important tests.

Florida Civic Literacy Exam (FCLE)

In accordance with Florida Statue 1007.25 and Florida Administrative Code, Rule 6A-10.02413, Tallahassee Community College will be offering the Florida Civic Literacy Exam (FCLE) for completion of an Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree. 

The test consists of approximately 80 multiple-choice questions. In order, to pass one needs to get 60% of the questions correct.

The following link can help you schedule the test or learn more about testing center services.

The FCLE measures the following civic literacy competencies and outcomes:

  • Understanding of the basic principles and practices of American democracy and how they are applied in our republican form of government
  • Understanding of the United States Constitution and its application
  • Knowledge of the founding documents and how they have shaped the nature and functions of our institutions of self-government
  • Understanding of landmark Supreme Court cases, landmark legislation, and landmark executive actions and their impact on law and society

The Learning Commons offer workshops in the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters to help you prepare. MyTCC provides information on upcoming workshops. In the meantime, you can view recordings of these videos using the links below.  These are on the Learning Commons youtube channel.

Students wanted quizlet cards to help study key ideas.  Here are some flashcards.  Let us know what you think.

Here is the link for Competency One - Basic Principles and Practices of American Democracy:  https://quizlet.com/817092367/florida-civic-literacy-competency-one-flash-cards/?new

Here is the link for Competency Two - Understanding the Constitution:  https://quizlet.com/817094592/florida-civic-literacy-competency-two-flash-cards/?new

Here is the link for Competency Three - Founding Documents: https://quizlet.com/817314698/florida-civic-literacy-competency-three-flash-cards/?new

Recommended FCLE Resources are listed below.

GED General information

The links in this section take you to the Work Force Development section of our website and offer general information about this test.

GED Mathematical Reasoning

The Learning Commons offers one-on-one tutoring to students enrolled in GED Prep at Tallahassee Community College. At this time, all the handouts listed in the GED Mathematical Reasoning session are in pdf format.

Absolute value








Linear equations

Literal equations

Number sense

Percents, ratios, rates, and proportions


Quadratic equations


Translating words into algebra

Whole numbers

Word problems and applications