Math Placement Test

Math Placement Tests

There are FOUR different Math Test Levels. You decide which of the four math tests is most appropriate for you based on your math background, current skill set, and depending on the math class you are trying to place into. No calculators allowed.

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Math Test I: Pre-Algebra/Algebra Readiness (Blue)

Assess your arithmetic and pre-algebra skills for placement Into:

  • MATH V01 Elementary Algebra
  • MATH V11A Elementary Algebra/1st Half
  • MATH V10 Pre-Algebra

Test I Study Guide

Online Practice test

Tutorial Video: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/arithmetic

 

Math Test II: Elementary Algebra (White)

Assess your elementary algebra skills for Placement Into:

  • MATH V02 Geometry*
  • MATH V03 Intermediate Algebra*
  • MATH V12 Intermediate Algebra/Non-STEM Majors*
  • MATH V13A Intermediate Algebra/1st Half*
  • MATH V35 Intermediate Algebra/Health Care*
  • MATH V01 Elementary Algebra
  • MATH V11A Elementary Algebra

Test II Study Guide

Online Practice Test

Tutorial Video: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra

 

Please Note:

For students planning to take Math Assessment Level 3 or Level 4, visit the MDTP website and review extended practice tests to verify readiness. 

 

Math Test III: Intermediate Algebra (Green)

Assess your intermediate algebra skills for Placement Into:

  • MATH V04 College Algebra*
  • MATH V05 Plane Trigonometry*
  • MATH V38 Math: Elementary School Teachers*
  • MATH V40 Math Topics: College Students*
  • MATH V44 Elementary Statistics*
  • MATH V02 Geometry*
  • MATH V03 Intermediate Algebra*
  • MATH V12 Intermediate Algebra/Non-STEM Majors*
  • MATH V13A Intermediate Algebra/1st Half*
  • MATH V35 Intermediate Algebra/Health Care*

Test III Study Guide

Online Practice Test

 

Math Test IV: Pre-Calculus (Yellow)

Assess your pre-calculus skills for Placement Into:

  • CS V17 Computer Science: Discrete Structures*
  • MATH V21A Calculus/Analytic Geometry I*
  • MATH V52 Discrete Structures*
  • MATH V04 College Algebra*
  • MATH V05 Plane Trigonometry*
  • MATH V20 Pre-calculus Mathematics*
  • MATH V38 Math: Elementary School Teachers*
  • MATH V40 Math Topics: College Students*
  • MATH V44 Elementary Statistics*
  • MATH V6A Applied Calculus*

Test IV Study Guide

Online Practice Test

 

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