# Assessment Testing

## Math Assessment Test Format & Overview

### Eligibility

Still not sure if you are eligible for a Math assessment test? Read more here

### Required Materials

- Your Foothill Student ID Number
- Your Photo ID (Student Card, Driver's License or Passport)

### Testing Method

- Students are prompted to take a pre-test questionnaire that determines which math level a student starts with.
- The test is adaptive, meaning that the questions will get harder or easier as students move through each level.
- The test is untimed; however, on average students take one hour to complete the test.
- You are not allow to use calculators on the test.
- Assessment testing is
**not**required for enrolling in Math 235

### Test Sections

##### 1. Arithmetic

This section has 17 questions that measure your ability to perform basic arithmetic operations and to solve problems that involve fundamental arithmetic concepts.

##### 2. Elementary Algebra

This section has 12 questions that review operations with integers and rational numbers; algebraic expressions; and the solutions of equations, inequalities, and word problems.

##### 3. College Level Math

This section has 20 questions which assess knowledge of intermediate algebra through precalculus to include: algebraic operations, solutions of equalities and inequalities, coordinate geometry, applications, and functions and trigonometry.

### Math Course Sequence

### Math Study Guides

- EdReady via MyPortal (Student Tab)
- Accuplacer
*Classic*Sample Questions (pages 8-14) - Accuplacer Study Site
- Khan Academy

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##### Testing & Assessment Center

650.949.7743

Student Services Building 8200 Room 8212