Math Prep Winter 12

604 views
559 views

Published on

Presentation is available for Math Preparation for Math COMPASS test

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
604
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
212
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Math Prep Winter 12

  1. 1. Math Testing
  2. 2. Do you need Math? Yes:  If you plan to get ANY type of degree from Shoreline  If you plan to transfer to a 4 year university No:  If you took a college level math class at a US college or university—see an advisor  If you are only taking ESL at Shoreline
  3. 3. Math Placement Many times math scores will be too low. Not everyone will re-take the test. After retaking the test, if you are still not satisfied, you can talk with a Math Instructor.
  4. 4. Math Classes Insert math chart here
  5. 5. Taking the test “Demographic” questions Multiple choice Computerized Adaptive
  6. 6. Demographic Information Screens Student number, address, major, race, etc. One page of instructions Mouse practice (SKIP!)
  7. 7. Practice Testing Center information including math practice!  http://www.shoreline.edu/math/handouts.html COMPASS Practice tests  http://www.act.org/compass/tests/math.html Numerical Skills  http://www.act.org/compass/sample/pdf/numerical.pdf College Algebra  http://www.act.org/compass/sample/pdf/geometry.pdf Math Review by Topic  http://shoreline.edu/math/Math_Review_and_Practice.htm Math Handout Sheets  http://www.shoreline.edu/math/handouts.html
  8. 8. Calculator You may borrow a calculator (not scientific) OR Use the scientific calculator on the computer. If you have questions raise your hand! You may not use your own calculator No dictionaries allowed of any kind!
  9. 9. Next Pay $17.00 at the Cashier Schedule the test online:  http://www.shoreline.edu/TCAppointments/ Take the test in the Testing Center, 5100After the test: Schedule an appointment with an advisor online to make an academic plan:  http://www.international.shoreline.edu/curr_appt.html
  10. 10. Good luck!

×