Advanced Mathematics Test: Intermediate Algebra

The Intermediate Algebra Test is designed to assess skills commonly acquired in a second high school algebra course. The content areas tested include:

  • solutions of polynomial equations by factoring
  • graphs of linear equations
  • operations with radical and rational expressions
  • the distance formula
  • slope of a line
  • solution of linear inequalities
  • simplification of radicals

Students may use calculators on the ASSET advanced-level mathematics tests.

Intermediate Algebra Test Item Classification

Classification Proportion of Test Number of Items
Elementary Algebra .20  5
Intermediate Algebra and Coordinate Geometry .64 16
College Algebra .16  4
Total 1.00 25