Mathematics and
Statistics Diagnostic Exams

Get your score from the Math Lab, BRH 118. 

Math Lab Hours: 
Scores are not available online. 

If for some reason you or a tutor cannot find your score, fill out an "I Can't Find My Score" form and leave it at the table outside BRH 118. Or contact Professor Morris in BRH 118 (morrisb@csus.edu).
Click here to see what score you need for your math class.
If you need to TAKE a diagnostic test:
Which test to take: IAD (Intermediate Algebra)/ CR (Calculus Readiness)
For this class... 
Take this test.  Test Details  Days, times, and location of tests 

Math 17  IAD 
Test is given in BRH 118 60 minutes No Calculators Scantron provided BRING Photo Id & pencil/eraser 
Click here for chart of Test days and times.
See below for link to Signup program.

Math 24  
Math 26A  
Math 29  
Math 107A  
Statistics 1  
Chem 1A  
Math 9 & 11  IAD  same as above  Same as above 
Math 30  CR 
60 multiple choice questions 90 minutes No Calculators Scantron provided BRING Photo Id & pencil/eraser 
click here for chart of Test days and times
Sign up in BRH 141

Upcoming Test Dates:
Friday 
No IAD test dates in May 2014 

2:00 pm 
Where to sign up and where to take the test:
Test 
Test Dates& Times 
Where to sign up 
Test Location 

IAD 
Friday, APR 25

Online (click here)

BRH 118 
CR 
Friday, MAY 16, 2:00 pm 
BRH 141
Sign ups will begin after 
BRH 118 
How to study for your diagnostic test: (click on choice to get details)
IAD 
CR 

Study Guide Booklet 
Study Guide Booklet 
Solutions Manual 

Practice Tests 
Online Practice Test 
No reviews for April 
Review Sessions 
How can you study before the test?
Study guide called Mathematics Diagnostic Tests: Descriptions, Sample Tests and Study Guides.
Three sample tests and answers is available. The sample tests are EGAD, IAD, and Calculus Readiness. Available in the Hornet Bookstore (second floor). Also available as a pdf printable versionclick here. This Study Guide is used in the IAD Review sessions.
Selected Solutions Manual which works out the questions step by step for the IAD sample test in the Diagnostic Tests Study Guide. Available in the Hornet Bookstore (second floor).
IAD Practice tests: Here are 4 forms of a Practice IAD test. Each has 45 multiple choice questions, a practice scantron, and the answer key. Give yourself 60 minutes to work the problems.
Form A Form B Form CYou can check your level of readiness for the Calculus Readiness Diagnostic test by following this link to the online webbased Calculus Readiness test for a practice test formulated by the California Mathematics Diagnostic Testing Project.
Review Sessions for the CR (Calculus Readiness) Diagnostic Test
Review Sessions in December are for the CR test only.
The sessions use the Diagnostic Study Guide IAD Sample Test and are usually in a question/answer format.
To get the most out of these review sessions, you need to have spent some time working out the problems yourself.Sign ups are not required for Review Sessions. Review Sessions are 1.5 hours each.
Review Sessions for the CR Test
Time  WEDNESDAY May 14 

5:30 to 7:00 pm  MND 1015 
Passing scores on the diagnostic test:
Find your score in the following chart for the Math class you need to take.
"Advisory qualification" is enough to stay in the class, but you will need to work hard.
Diagnostic Test Score Result Information
Desired Course 
Diagnostic Test
Taken 
Action Based on
Test Score 

Math 9 
Intermediate
Algebra (IAD) 
If
your score is 8 or less, take MLSK 7A/B or MLSK 10 

Math
11 
Intermediate
Algebra (IAD) 
If
your score is 8 or less, take MLSK 7A/B or MLSK10 

Math 107A 
Intermediate Algebra (IAD) 
If your score is 8 or less , take MLSK 7A/B
or MLSK10
If your score is 18 to 23, take Math 9 or
11.
If your score is 29 or more, qualifies for
Math 17 or Math 107A 

Math
24, 

If your score is 8 or less, take MLSK 7A/B or MLSK10. If your score is 9 to 17, take Math 9.
If
your score is 18 to 26, take Math 11 or Math 9. 



If your score is 17 or less, take Math 9.
If
your score is 18 to 26, take Math 11. If your score is 36 to 40, advisory qualification for Math 30.
If
your score is 41 or more, qualifies to stay in Math 30. 
California State University, Sacramento • updated: March 12, 2014