Below are preparation materials for the KU Math Placement Exam. These documents are meant to identify concepts you might want to review. You may need to use your calculator on some of the questions while you review; however, the placement exam is written so that you will not be allowed a calculator while taking it. 

I want to place into: Material you must know:
Math 101 or 104 Math 002 Concepts
Math 105, 115, 365 Math 002 Concepts
Math 101 Concepts
Math 125  Math 002 Concepts
Math 101 Concepts
Math 104 Concepts

Reminder - it is not possible to place out of Calculus by ACT/SAT or Math Placement exam score. 


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