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Ch 1: Accuplacer Information Resources

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This helpful chapter can ensure you know all about Accuplacer exams. Explore our information resources to get up to speed with the purpose of the exams, when and where the exams are offered and what steps you can take to earn passing scores.

Accuplacer Information Resources - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Feel confident that you have a well-rounded understanding of Accuplacer exams by reviewing the articles in this self-paced chapter. Our articles can help you know what to expect on Accuplacer exams that cover math, elementary algebra and more. You'll also gain writing and reading comprehension strategies to help you excel on the exams. But that's just the beginning! Additional topics covered in this chapter include the following:

  • Accuplacer test score information
  • Study tips and strategies for earning a passing score
  • How to register and prepare for the day of the test
  • Accuplacer test costs, locations and accommodation options
  • Number of times you can take the test
  • Accuplacer online testing information

Resource Benefits

Explore this chapter's articles to ensure you have a comprehensive understanding of everything you can expect before, during and after taking Accuplacer exams. Here are a number of benefits you can gain from these articles:

  • They're helpful: Our articles provide comprehensive overviews of various Accuplacer exams along with helpful details about test scoring, locations, accommodations, costs and more.
  • They're useful: The articles provide a variety of tips and strategies you can use to study for and pass Accuplacer exams.
  • They're authoritative: We've conducted in-depth research on the Accuplacer exams to ensure we provide you with the most accurate information.
  • They're accessible: Mobile access makes it easy to explore the articles and build your knowledge of Accuplacer exams using any smartphone or tablet.

20 Lessons in Chapter 1: Accuplacer Information Resources
How to Pass the ACCUPLACER Test

1. How to Pass the ACCUPLACER Test

ACCUPLACER tests are used as assessment tools for college placement, and you have multiple study options to help you pass these tests. You can sign up for study programs and find online resources to help you learn what's on the tests. You can also utilize technology so that you have flexibility in your study schedule. Read on to learn more.

What is the Accuplacer Test?

2. What is the Accuplacer Test?

This article explains what the Accuplacer tests are, who takes them and how they are used. The different types of Accuplacer tests offered, their question formats and where individuals take the tests are also explored.

What Score Do You Need to Pass the Accuplacer?

3. What Score Do You Need to Pass the Accuplacer?

This article explains how Accuplacer tests are scored. The scales for different tests are explained, as well as typical college-level score requirements for specific subjects.

What is on the Accuplacer Math Test?

4. What is on the Accuplacer Math Test?

The mathematical concepts covered in the Next-Generation Accuplacer math tests are explained here. There is also information about how to prepare for the math Accuplacer tests.

Accuplacer Test Score Information

5. Accuplacer Test Score Information

This article looks at scoring ranges for different Accuplacer tests along with some of the score requirements for college-level studies in core subjects. You can also learn when you'll receive test scores and how the scores may be used.

Where Can I Get My Accuplacer Test Scores?

6. Where Can I Get My Accuplacer Test Scores?

This article explains where and when individuals receive their Accuplacer test scores as well as what type of information they will receive on their score report.

How to Study for the Accuplacer

7. How to Study for the Accuplacer

This article explores some of the resource materials that can be used to prepare for the Accuplacer tests. It also includes study tips that can help students improve their performance on these tests.

Accuplacer Test Registration Information

8. Accuplacer Test Registration Information

The different methods used to register for Accuplacer tests are outlined here. This article also looks at how students can determine which Accuplacer tests they need to take and how to qualify for an exemption from Accuplacer tests.

Accuplacer Test Day Preparation

9. Accuplacer Test Day Preparation

This article outlines some of the things that you should do to be ready for your Accuplacer test day. Use this guide to learn what to expect at the test site and where to find study resources so that you are ready to successfully take your test.

Accuplacer Test Accomodations

10. Accuplacer Test Accomodations

Who sets the guidelines for Accuplacer testing accommodations, who may be eligible for testing adjustments and how to apply for accommodations is explored here. Possible types of accommodations are also discussed.

How Many Times Can You Take the Accuplacer Test?

11. How Many Times Can You Take the Accuplacer Test?

Individuals who are planning to take Accuplacer exams may be wondering if they will have an opportunity to retake the tests if they do not perform well. This article looks at the retake options you may have.

How Much Does the Accuplacer Test Cost?

12. How Much Does the Accuplacer Test Cost?

Accuplacer tests are used by colleges and universities to determine students' skill levels. Learn if there are any fees associated with taking this exam.

Can You Take The Accuplacer Test Online At Home?

13. Can You Take The Accuplacer Test Online At Home?

Students who are preparing to take an Accuplacer exam may be wondering if they have the option of taking the test at home. This article looks at the approved testing locations for these tests and also provides information on study resources.

Accuplacer Test Locations

14. Accuplacer Test Locations

The Accuplacer test is not given by an independent testing site or group. This article looks at where Accuplacer tests are offered and how they are used by those institutions.

How To Ace The Accuplacer Math Test

15. How To Ace The Accuplacer Math Test

If you are preparing to take one of the Accuplacer math tests, you can use this article to identify resource materials, study strategies and test-taking tips that can help you perform well.

Accuplacer Essay Sample Topics

16. Accuplacer Essay Sample Topics

Individuals who are preparing to take the WritePlacer test may be concerned about what kinds of topics they can be asked about. This article looks at some possible prompt questions, as well as the WritePlacer test objectives.

Reading Comprehension Strategies For Accuplacer

17. Reading Comprehension Strategies For Accuplacer

This article looks at some study tips, test-taking strategies and resources individuals can use when they are getting ready to take one of the Accuplacer reading tests.

Accuplacer Tips

18. Accuplacer Tips

Individuals who are planning to take Accuplacer tests can use this article to get tips on how to approach their exams, how they're scored and how to study effectively for the tests.

Accuplacer Writing Tips

19. Accuplacer Writing Tips

Strong writings skills are needed to do well on a number of Accuplacer tests. This article provides insight into the test objectives, identifies study resource materials and provides study tips for the writing tests.

ACCUPLACER Prep Product Comparison

20. ACCUPLACER Prep Product Comparison

Are you looking for ACCUPLACER test prep resources to help you study? We can help! We've compiled a list of top ACCUPLACER prep options, so you can quickly get the information you need to choose the best prep option for you.

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