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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:
ArabicAugust 9 & 10, 2020Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
EnglishAugust 11, 2020Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
SpanishAugust 12, 2020Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
HebrewAugust 18, 2019Computer Farm2:00 p.m.
Please note:
  • 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.

Students who will want to improve their placement, will be able to retake the math placement test after participating in a math marathon between the dates: October 11 – 15, 2020. 


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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