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Reviewing for the Math Placement Test (MPT) 


 

The UCCS Math Dept has put together some problems in the Study Plan of www.MyMathTest.com to help you prepare for your lower division math course or to prepare for taking the Online Math Placement Test.  There are worked examples, step by step tutorials and videos to help you review topics to help you prepare for your math class or Placement Test(s).

In order to access this material, you’ll need to use create an account with www.MyMathTest.com.  This is the same software you’ll have to use for the Online Math Placement Test (MPT) and the fee required for the math placement test includes access to the review materials. 

  • CLICK HERE for more information about creating an account with www.MyMathTest.com


Accessing the Review Materials at www.MyMathTest.com


 

  1. Go to www.MyMathTest.com
  2. Enter your username and password that you established when setting up your account for the math placement test.  The code you purchase is valid for 16 weeks.  If you haven’t set up an account yet, CLICK HERE for instructions.
  3. Click to enter the program you’re signed up for.
  4. If you know the topic you want to review, on the left of the screen, click on “Study Plan”. 
    If you don’t know the topic you want to review see the table below.
  5. Click on the section you would like to study.  (See the table below to determine which sections are recommended for each class.)  When you click on the section you would like to work on,  the software will bring up sub-topics of this section.  Click on a sub-topic then select a problem.
  6. When you click on a problem within the study plan, you will have the option of having the software help you solve the problem, seeing a worked example or (for some problems) seeing a video that explains the material.
  7. Work through the various problems until you feel comfortable with the prerequisite material for the course.

If you plan to enroll in...You should be comfortable with the material
in the following sections:
Math 99
Algebra II: Intermediate Algebra

R2 (all available sections)
R3 (all available sections)
R4.1 through R4.5
R5.1 through R5.5
R6.1 through R6.6

 

Math 1040
College Algebra
(you may also want to
look at MATH 99!)

R3.6 through R3.9
R4.1 through R4.8
R5.1 through R5.5
R6.1 through R6.6
R7.1 through R7.6
R8.2 through R8.7
1.1 and 1.2

 
Math 1050
Elementary Functions for Calculus (Precalculus)

R10
Chapter 1 (all available sections)
2.1 through 2.4

Math 1120
Calculus for Business & Economics

R10
Chapter 1 (all available sections)
Chapter 2 (all available sections)
Chapter 3 (all available sections)
Chapter 4 (all available sections)
8.1

Math 1350
Calculus 1

R10
Chapter 1 (all available sections)
Chapter 2 (all available sections)
Chapter 3 (all available sections)
Chapter 4 (all available sections)
Chapter 5 (all available sections)
Chapter 6 (all available sections)
8.1

 


*If you don’t know which topics you need to review, you can use the review tests in the system.   After following steps 1-3 above, click on “Take a Test”.  Select
the appropriate test or tests. 

**After working through the appropriate test(s) for the class you’d like to review for, return to the Study Plan.  The items you should study will be marked with a pencil.