20142015 Dates TBD
Basic Skills Test for 6th and 7th
graders Math Placement Test for 7th
graders
Math Placement Test for 6th graders scoring
75% or better on the Basic Skills Test
The Basic Skills Test assesses the
following skills:  addition, subtraction,
multiplication, and division of whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and
integers
 rounding whole numbers and
decimals
 changing numbers to
fractions, percents, and decimals
 factoring numbers into
primes
 finding the value of
numbers raised to an exponent
The Math Placement Test assesses the
following skills:
 all of the skills assessed
on the Basic Skills Test (see above) at a more challenging level
 finding area, perimeter,
and surface area
 solving simple equations
and using order of operations
 analyzing data from a
graph
 finding patterns in a list
of numbers
 Students will be given the
formulas they need to complete the problems on this test.
