## How long does the University of Oregon math placement test take?

Math Placement It is approximately 30 questions. Students report spending anywhere from 60–90 minutes to complete the assessment, but the test is open for 24 hours once begun. If the assessment is not completed after 24 hours, students will have to start over.

**How many questions are on the OSU math placement test?**

25 questions

The Math Placement D Test is a computerized test that lasts 75 minutes comprised of 25 questions.

### Is the ALEKS exam timed?

The ALEKS Math Placement Assessment is not a timed test. You can take as long as you need to answer the questions, so long as you complete the assessment within 24 hours. Most students report taking 60–90 minutes to complete the assessment.

**How long does OSU orientation last?**

Your orientation program will run for two days — check out a sample schedule for each day below.

## Are Placement tests timed?

The test is timed. For example, you may have to complete 25 questions within 35 minutes.

**How hard is the ALEKS math test?**

The ALEKS placement test is hard because it is adaptive. In other words, the more questions you answer correctly, the more difficult questions become. Therefore, you are pushed to the limit of your knowledge. Another reason is that the ALEKS test designed to place you into any math course up to Calculus.

### When will my OSU ALEKS math placement assessment score be added?

Your OSU ALEKS Math Placement Assessment score will be automatically added to your OSU records within approximately 24 hours after you complete the assessment. If you are satisfied with your math placement, no further action is required. If you want to try to improve your math placement, you can take the OSU ALEKS Math Placement Assessment again.

**What is the purpose of the Math placement assessment?**

The purpose of the math placement assessment is to give an accurate measure of your current mathematical knowledge so that you can be successful in math courses. All University of Oregon students are expected to follow the university’s academic honesty and student conduct code.

## What is a placement test?

Placement tests are designed to assess your skills and recommend the math or language class that you’re ready to take – classes that are challenging but manageable. All freshmen are expected to take a math placement test prior to attending orientation to assess your current readiness for college-level math.

**How do I take the matmathematics placement test?**

Mathematics placement testing is available online. Before you take a placement test, please claim your Duck ID. After 24 hours, your placement test will be ready for you. After you complete the online mathematics placement test, allow two business days for your scores to appear in Duckweb.