Math Placement Study Guides

Math Placement Guidelines

We want you to be successful in your Math courses at Butler. Doing a review before you take the placement test may help you test higher and let you move past beginner level courses. We have placement guidelines to enroll you in the correct class. 

We have the following study guides available. These files are from 10-12 pages to print out. They include solutions. Placement tests are multiple choice.

Pre-Algebra Study Guide
Use this study guide to prepare to place into Pre-Algebra

Fundamentals / Intermediate Algebra Study Guide
Use this study guide to prepare to place into Fundamentals of Algebra or Intermediate Algebra

College Algebra Study Guide
Use this study guide to prepare to place into College Algebra

Higher Math Study Guide
Use this study guide to prepare to place into higher math classes, such as Trigonometry and Calculus I

ACCUPLACER Study Guides

See sample Mathematics test questions at this ACT Site.

Do you have questions about ACCUPLACER? How it works and how to prepare? Need a study app? Follow this link at https://accuplacer.collegeboard.org/students

Another learning resource is the Khan Academy which can be found at www.khanacademy.org.

For COMPASS help, visit Johnson County Community College's Math Placement Testing