If you would like to brush up on your skills before taking the math placement test, the Mathematics Department offers FREE review sessions. The sessions last about five hours and you may stay for the entire session or any part of it (no advance registration is necessary).
The first hour will focus on basic mathematics.
The second hour will focus on elementary algebra.
The third hour will focus on geometry.
The fourth hour will focus on intermediate algebra.
and the fifth hour will focus on word problems.
The Fall-Spring review sessions are held starting at 9 a.m. on the following dates:
No tests scheduled at this time.
We also have several other ways to help you review for the placement test. The first is four practice tests to help you place out of Math 045 (pre-algebra). The links to the pdf files complete with answer keys are below:
Math 045 practice test A
Math 045 practice test B
Math 045 practice test C
Math 045 practice test D
We also have two practice tests (geometry and algebra) to help you place out of Math 055 (pre-algebra). The links to the pdf files complete with answer keys are below:
Math 055 practice test A
Math 055 practice test B
Lastly, we have a computer program from MyMathTest to assist you in preparing for the placement test. Here are the directions for:
If you are trying to place OUT of Mat 045 and into Mat 055
If you are trying to place OUT of Mat 055 and into Mat 085 or higher