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Mathematics Department

Mathematics Department : Self Placement

Self Placement

- ENTRY SKILLS -

The ability to solve the linked problem sets below per course level represents the minimum knowledge necessary to have a chance of successful completion of the course. 
 
Math 215 (Elementary Mathematics for Teachers)
Problem Set       Solutions
 
Math 238 (Business Calculus)
Problem Set       Solutions

Math 240 (Trigonometry)
Problem Set      Solutions
 
Math 245 (College Algebra)
Problem Set      Solutions

Math 260 (PreCalculus)
Problem Set      Solutions

Math 265 (Calculus I)
Problem Set    Solutions


If you are unable to correctly answer the questions in the above problem sets for the course you wish to register in, you are strongly advised to take the course listed below first:

Take Math 115 (Elementary Algebra) prior to taking Math 215 (Elementary Mathematics for Teachers).

Take Math 125 (Intermediate Algebra) or Math 134 (Accelerated Elementary and Intermediate Algebra) prior to taking Math 238 (Calculus for Business and Social Science I).

Take Math 121 (Geometry) or Math 125 (Intermediate Algebra) or Math 134 (Accelerated Elementary and Intermediate Algebra) prior to taking Math 240 (Trigonometry).

Take Math 125 (Intermediate Algebra) or Math 134 (Accelerated Elementary and Intermediate Algebra) prior to taking Math 245 (College Algebra).

Take Math 125 (Intermediate Algebra) or Math 134 (Accelerated Elementary and Intermediate Algebra) or Math 240 (Trigonometry) prior to taking Math 260 (PreCalculus).

Take Math 245 (College Algebra) or Math 240 (Trigonometry) prior to taking Math 265 (Calculus I).