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Math CLEP College Algebra CLEP

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    College Algebra CLEP
    The College Algebra examination covers material that is usually taught in a one-semester college course in algebra. Nearly half of the test is made up of routine problems requiring basic algebraic skills; the remainder involves solving nonroutine problems in which candidates must demonstrate their understanding of concepts. The test includes questions on basic algebraic operations; linear and quadratic equations, inequalities, and graphs; algebraic, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and miscellaneous other topics.

    It is assumed that candidates are familiar with currently taught algebraic vocabulary, symbols, and notation. The test places little emphasis on arithmetic calculations. However, an online scientific calculator (nongraphing) will be available during the examination.

    The examination contains approximately 60 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. Some of these are pretest questions that will not be scored. Any time candidates spend on tutorials and providing personal information is in addition to the actual testing time.

    Knowledge and Skills Required
    Questions on the College Algebra examination require candidates to demonstrate the following abilities in the approximate proportions indicated.

    • Solving routine, straightforward problems (about 50 percent of the examination)
    • Solving nonroutine problems requiring an understanding of concepts and the application of skills and...
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