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Mathematics Placement Exam

Math Placement Exam

The mathematics placement exam takes place on the following dates according to your language of preference:
KidmaAugust 14, 2018Rothberg International School
Rooms: 100, 200, 211, 300, 311
2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
August 19 &20, 2019Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
EnglishAugust 14, 2019Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
SpanishAugust 15, 2019Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
HebrewAugust 18, 2019Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
Those who did not participate in Summer Ulpan
October 23, 2019TBA2:00 p.m.
  • You must show up for the exam on time in order to have enough time for the exam.
  • Using a calculator is prohibited.
  • You must bring your letter of acceptance and identification documents (teudat zehut or passport) to all exams.


Additional dates are available upon early registration (in all languages):

February 28, 2019

March 28, 2019

April 28, 2019

May 30, 2019

June 27, 2019

July 31, 2019


Subject Matter (subject to change)
  1. Real numbers, absolute values, exponents
  2. Algebraic expressions, identities, equations and inequalities of first and second degree
  3. Linear and quadratic systems of equations with two unknowns
  4. Functions: derivatives, signs, limits, graphs
  5. Linear and quadratic functions
  6. Trigonometry: measure of an angle, trigonometric functions, periodicity, trigonometric identities, equations and inequalities, inverse trigonometric functions
  7. Exponential and logarithmic functions: analysis, graphs, equations and inequalities
  8. Integrals of a continuous function, antiderivative, calculations of area

The exam is taken on a computer. You may not use a calculator.

Sample Math Placement




Answer Key

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