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Course SummaryGet ready for ASSET Intermediate Algebra Test by using our helpful study guide. These engaging video and text lessons can help you master all the topics you'll find on the exam, and the multiple-choice quizzes show you which subjects you need to study further.
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About this Course
This course was composed to be a comprehensive overview of the material you will see on the ASSET Intermediate Algebra Test. In it, our professional instructors will demonstrate how to complete problems with graphs, polynomials, linear equations, radical expressions and rational expressions. Watch these lessons to prepare for exam questions that may assess your understanding and skills in solving problems with:
- Graphs, coordinate planes and parabolas
- Factoring in algebra
- Polynomials and binomials
- Linear equations and systems of linear equations
- Radical expressions
- Rational expressions
- The slope and distance formulas
- Linear equalities
About the Exam
Many community and technical colleges use the ASSET Intermediate Algebra Test when making curriculum placement decisions that will better ensure the success of their students. It is often taken as part of a student success program or college freshmen orientation program. The test is composed of 25 questions that you will be asked to complete in a 25-minute testing session.
Preparing & Registering for the ASSET Intermediate Algebra Test
To review the material covered in this exam, watch the lesson videos and then read the lesson transcripts that accompany them to fortify your retention of the information presented. Following these lessons, take the lesson quizzes to discover the topics you don't understand and reinforce your understanding with the video tags. These video tags will help you review these topics by taking you to the parts of the lessons that explain them. These lessons and assessments are organized into subject specific chapters. After you've completed a chapter, be sure to take the practice chapter exam to determine how well you understand the general topic of that chapter.
If you are registered to take part in a student success program or a college orientation program, college officials will administer the ASSET tests they want you to take. If the school or program you are interested in wants you to take one of the ASSET exams before enrollment, visit your adviser or counselor for further instruction.
Scoring the ASSET Intermediate Algebra Test
After you take ASSET Intermediate Algebra Test, a counselor or adviser will go over your results with you and help you determine what courses you need to take to best ensure your success. Your score will represent how well you understand:
- Elementary Algebra: 5 questions
- Intermediate Algebra and Coordinate Geometry: 16 questions
- College Algebra: 4 questions
Which will test your skills in:
- Factoring to find the solutions of polynomial equations
- Solving and graphing linear equations
- Completing operations with radical and rational expressions
- Using the distance formula
- Finding the slope of a line
- Solving linear inequalities
- Simplifying radicals
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