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Math Academy Placement Exam Rescheduled

Topics Covered for Incoming 6th Graders: 
(Test is short Answer)
 
Place Value
Compare fractions and decimals
Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions and mixed numbers, decimals
Add, subtract, multiply, and divide integers
Least common multiple & greatest common factor
Convert percent to fraction and fraction to percent
Convert percent to decimal and decimal to fraction 
Find percent of a number
Order of operation
Write and evaluate expressions
perimeter, area, and volume
Prime Factorization
Divisibility rules
 
The test will take anywhere from 1-2 hours, most students taking only 1 hour and 15 minutes.   60% of the test is on the topics in red.  
 

Topics covered for 7th or 8th graders

This is an Algebra readiness test.

 

  • Simplifying expressions w/exponents
  • Prime Factorization
  • Solve simple inequalities
  • Volume of solids
  • Add/subtract/multiply/divide decimals
  • Simplifying square roots
  • Bar & line graphs
  • Write & solve equations
  • Theoretical & experimental probability
  • Write & solve proportions
  • Add/subtract/multiply/divide fractions and mixed numbers
  • Write variable expressions
  • Computation with integers
  • Find percent of a number
  • Estimating non-perfect square roots
  • Area of two-dimensional shapes 
  • Write & solve percent proportions
  • Compare & order fractions, decimals, mixed numbers, & integers
  • Simplify complex fractions
  • Area and circumference of circle
  • Discount & mark-up
  • Write in scientific notation
  • Graph linear functions
  • Solve systems of equations
  • Pythagorean Theorem

Rules of exponents.

 

This test should take 1-1.5 hours.  It is also a short answer exam.  If you are currently a  7th grader at Millikan this test will be given to you in April.   You do not need to come to this test.   Please see Ms. Yamasaki at Lunch in Room 60.