Ace Your Math Placement

2 practice exams, 15 help videos, total of 60 practice questions
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  • Lectures 19
  • Length 31 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

Ace Your Math Placement Exam

Congratulations on your acceptance to college!

Many colleges require incoming students to take a math placement exam. It is important to prepare for this exam. Doing well will help qualify you to take courses in your major and facilitate a timely graduation. A good placement exam score may exempt you from developmental or remedial mathematics courses.

ACE YOUR MATH PLACEMENT provides a comprehensive review of pre-algebra and elementary algebra topics that frequently appear on placement exams. There are:

  • 2 practice exams
  • 15 step-by-step help videos
  • 60 practice problems

To use this course effectively, first test your skills by taking a practice exam in Section 2. See your results and then go to the Get Help sections. In Get Help try a problem on any of the topics and watch a help video that provides a step-by-step solution for that problem.

For more practice, each Get Help section provides a "Try another problem".

When you are ready, take a another practice exam in Section 19.

What are the requirements?

  • Have paper and pencil.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Be prepared to pass the math placement exam.
  • Solve typical math placement exam algebra problems.

What is the target audience?

  • Students entering college who are required to take a math placement or entrance exam.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: HOW TO USE THIS COURSE.
01:00

This video will explain how to use this course to help you pass your math placement exam.

Section 2: TEST YOUR MATH SKILLS
HOW TO TAKE THE PRACTICE EXAM: QUIZ 1
Preview
00:21
15 questions

Take this quiz and see if you are ready for your math placement exam.

Section 3: GET HELP!
How to use the GET HELP SECTIONS
Preview
00:21
Section 4: Get help with ABSOLUTE VALUE
1 question

Try this problem and then watch a video that will give you a step-by-step solution.

ABSOLUTE VALUE: HELP VIDEO
Preview
00:40
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 5: Get help with AREA of a RECTANGLE
Try this AREA of a RECTANGLE problem, then watch the video
1 question
AREA of a RECTANGLE: HELP VIDEO
Preview
01:17
AREA of a RECTANGLE: Try another problem.
1 question
Section 6: Get help with COMPLEX FRACTIONS
Try this COMPLEX FRACTION problem, then watch the video
1 question
COMPLEX FRACTIONS: HELP VIDEO
Preview
01:25
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 7: Get help with EVALUATING EXPRESSIONS
Try this EVALUATING EXPRESSIONS PROBLEM, then watch the video
1 question
EVALUATING EXPRESSIONS: HELP VIDEO
Preview
01:44
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 8: Get help with FACTORING POLYNOMIALS
Try this FACTORING POLYNOMIALS problem, then watch the video
1 question
FACTORING POLYNOMIALS: HELP VIDEO
Preview
02:20
1 question

More practice.

Section 9: Get help with FRACTIONS
Try this FRACTIONS problem, then watch the video
1 question
FRACTIONS: HELP VIDEO
Preview
02:41
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 10: Get help with GRAPHING LINEAR EQUATIONS
Try this GRAPHING LINEAR EQUATIONS PROBLEM, then watch the video
1 question
GRAPHING LINEAR EQUATIONS: HELP VIDEO
02:11
GRAPHING LINEAR EQUATIONS: Try another problem.
1 question
Section 11: Get help with solving LINEAR EQUATIONS
Try this LINEAR EQUATIONS problem, then watch the video
1 question
LINEAR EQUATIONS: HELP VIDEO
01:19
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 12: Get help with LITERAL EQUATIONS
Try this LITERAL EQUATIONS problem, then watch the video
1 question
LITERAL EQUATIONS: HELP VIDEO
01:35
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 13: Get help with: PERPENDICULAR LINES
1 question

Write the equation of a line perpendicular to a given line.

02:45

Write the equation of a line perpendicular to a given line.

1 question

Write the equation of a line perpendicular to a given line.

Section 14: Get help with QUADRATIC EQUATIONS
Try this QUADRATIC EQUATIONS problem, then watch the video
1 question
QUADRATIC EQUATIONS; HELP VIDEO
03:20
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 15: Get help with RADICALS
Try this SIMPLIFYING RADICALS problem, then watch the video
1 question
SIMPLIFYING RADICALS: HELP VIDEO
01:41
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 16: Get help with RATIONAL EXPRESSIONS
Try this RATIONAL EXPRESSIONS problem, then watch the video
1 question
RATIONAL EXPRESSIONS: HELP VIDEO
02:18
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 17: Get help with SCIENTIFIC NOTATION
Try this SCIENTIFIC NOTATION problem, then watch the video
1 question
SCIENTIFIC NOTATION: HELP VIDEO
01:24
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 18: Get help with SYSTEMS of EQUATIONS
Try this SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS problem, then watch the video
1 question
SYSTEMS of EQUATIONS: HELP VIDEO
02:45
1 question

Test your skills by trying this problem. Watch the video again if you need more help.

Section 19: POST-TEST: More Practice
15 questions

Take this quiz to make sure you can ace your math placement exam. If you need more practice with any of the topics, go back to the Get Help sections.

Thank you.
00:21

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Instructor Biography

Our company is dedicated to helping students be "cool" with doing mathematics which is why we selected a penguin as our logo. We are a team of experienced community college mathematics professors who have successfully helped over 35,000 students improve their performance on their college math placement exam using the techniques in this prep course. Each member of the team has taught remedial and developmental math courses at urban colleges for more than a decade. We have developed numerous workshops to help students successfully complete their pre-algebra and algebra courses. In addition, members of the team have created review materials currently used by a major university and published mathematics textbooks used throughout the country as well as internationally.

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