## How can I pass my math placement test?

Make sure that you cover all intermediate algebra concepts before moving on. If you need some help, check out this college-level course on intermediate algebra. Time to tackle geometry! Geometry concepts are included in all of the math placement tests, so make sure that you review them thoroughly.

## How do you study for a college placement test?

Use School Resources. Most schools that offer placement testing also have studying resources available. These often include practice problems, review packets or workshops. Your school’s resources may be accessible online, or you may need to visit a student learning center on campus to prepare.

**How do I prepare for a math placement class in college?**

How do I prepare for a college placement test?

- Determine which test your college uses. There are many different types of college placement tests.
- Take advantage of the tools provided by your college. For example, most colleges have a page on their website that’s devoted to their math placement test.
- Review for the test.

### Can you fail a college placement test?

You cannot fail a placement test. The test determines what courses you will be placed in when you begin at college. Depending on your score, you may need to take extra developmental courses or you may be able to start regular college courses right away.

### Should you study for a math placement test?

If you’re being asked to take a placement test, it’s very important to prepare for the exam. If your score is high enough, you can save a lot of time, money, and boredom by skipping remedial and basic college math classes.

**Should I study for college placement tests?**

They gauge your skills and assess what will be the most appropriate level at which to begin. Preparation for these exams is critical to starting your college career off right, and following the steps below will ensure that you get through each exam just fine.

#### What happens if you fail the placement test?

#### What does a college math placement test look like?

Questions will typically cover algebraic fractions, roots and exponents, expanding polynomials, equations and inequalities, complex numbers, factorials, determinants, lines, parabolas, logarithms, etc. At nearly all colleges, you’ll take the math placement exam on a computer, and all questions will be multiple-choice.

**What is a placement test and how do I take it?**

PCC uses placement tests to help determine your skill level in reading, writing, and math. Placement test scores can also fulfill prerequisites and demonstrate required skill levels for courses. All placement can be completed from home. You’ll need a PCC account to complete the placement process.

## What is my English and Math placement?

Your English and Math placement determines which math and English class you are eligible for. If you are an ESL Student or International Student, you need to complete the Directed Self-Placement in the Online Orientation .

## How do I submit my ALEKS math scores to PCC?

On the MyPCC Home tab, scroll down and on the left side, in the Quick Links channel, click on ALEKS math skills. Submit the request for advisor-assisted placement form and we will be in touch shortly. After you finish, ALEKS will process your scores right away.

**How do I apply for placement in ALEKS math skills?**

On the MyPCC Home tab, scroll down and on the left side, in the Quick Links channel, click on ALEKS math skills. Submit the request for advisor-assisted placement form and we will be in touch shortly. After you finish, ALEKS will process your scores right away. You’ll get an email soon with your placement results and your next steps.