Mathematics and
Statistics Diagnostic Exams

Get your score from the Math Lab, 

Math Lab Hours: (Starting
9/8/14) 
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 

Math 24  
Math 26A  
Math 29  
Math 107A  
Statistics 1  
Chem 1A Chem 4 

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 LSN 2302 
Diagnostic Exams for Fall 2014 classes are given during the beginning of the semester. You may take the IAD diagnostic test ONE TIME from August 26 through September 5, 2014.
FALL 2014 IAD Test Schedule (test is given in BRH 118) 

TUESDAY Aug 26 
TUESDAY Sept 2 
WEDNESDAY Sept 3 
THURSDAY Sept 4 
FRIDAY Sept 65 


9:00 am  9:00 am  9:00 am 

10:15 am  10:15 am 
10:15 am 

11:30 am  11:30 am 
11:30 am 

12:45 pm  12:45 pm 

2:00 pm 
2:00 pm  2:00 pm 
2:00 pm 
* 2:00 pm *  
3:15 pm  3:15 pm 
3:15 pm 
* last day of testing  
4:30 pm  4:30 pm 
for Fall 2014  
classes* 
Diagnostic Exams for Fall 2014 classes are given during the beginning of the semester. You may take the CR diagnostic test ONE TIME from August 28 through September 5, 2014.
** Testing Center Phone: (916) 2786296.
Testing Center
Hours: MF 7:30am  4:00pm.
Diagnostic Test sign up questions may be
directed to the Math Department Office or to Professor Morris
(morrisb@csus.edu). Please visit the department office or call during office hours. Phone: (916) 2786534. Location: BRH 141. Office Hours: MF 8:00am12:00pm and 1:00pm4:00pm. 

Test 
Test Dates & Times 
Where to sign up 
Test Location 

IAD 
all days and times listed for IAD test 
Signup Online (click here)If a test time does not show, that test session is FULL. 
BRH 118 
IAD 
Friday, Sept 5*2:00pm only 
.Overflow signups outside BRH 118available on Thursday afternoon (9/4) 
check in atBRH 118 
CR 

LSN 2302

LSN 2302

How can you study before the test?: (click on choice to get details)
IAD  CR (for Math 30) 

Study Guide Booklet  Study Guide Booklet 
Solutions Manual  
Practice Tests  Online Practice Test 
Review Sessions  No reviews for Fall. 
How can you study before the test?
Study guide called Mathematics Diagnostic Tests: Descriptions, Sample Tests and Study Guides.
Three sample tests and answers are available in the Hornet Bookstore (second floor). The sample tests are the EGAD, IAD, and Calculus Readiness. Available . They are also available in 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 C You 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 IAD (Intermediate Algebra Diagnostic) Test
Review Sessions are for the IAD 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 2 hours each.
Time 
Monday 
TUESDAY September 2 
WEDNESDAY 

1:00  3:00 pm  CLV 145 

5:30  7:00 pm  DH 212  ALP 144  
6:00  7:30 pm  CLV 145 
CLV 145 
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 MLSK7A/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 20 to 23, take Math 9 or
11.
If your score is 29 or more, qualifies for
Math 17 or Math 107A 

Math
24,
Chem
1A 

If your score is 8 or less, take MLSK 7A/B or MLSK 10. If your score is 9 to 19, take Math 9.
If your
score is 20 to 26, take Math 11 or Math 9. 



If your score is 19 or less, take Math 9.
If your
score is 20 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: August 9, 2014