If your student successfully completed Shormann Algebra 1 or Saxon Algebra 1, 3rd Edition, there is no need to take this placement test. The student is ready for Shormann Algebra 2 with Integrated Geometry
The prerequisite for Shormannn Algebra 2 is completion of either:
 Shormann Algebra 1 or Saxon Algebra 1, 3rd Edition
 Or, any other Algebra 1 AND 1/2 of Geometry*
*If your student did not take Saxon or Shormann for Algebra 1, and has not taken at least 1/2 of a Geometry course, see: Algebra 1 No Geometry
To ensure readiness, we recommend all students who are new to Shormann Math to take a placement test.
I. How to Take the Test

A parent or teacher should supervise the test.

Time Limit: 1 Hour

No calculators and no help from a parent or teacher.

The student should show all work on a separate piece of paper.
II. Print the Test: Placement Test for Algebra 2
III. Use the Answer Key at the end of the Placement Test to grade it.
IV. Placement Guide
16+ Correct: ready for Shormann Algebra 2 with Integrated Geometry
1415 Correct:
Strong Math Student who has taken at least 1/2 Geometry: Can learn the missed concepts in the review lessons of Shormann Algebra 2. This student is ready for Shormann Algebra 2.
Reluctant or Struggling Math Student: It is too difficult for these students to learn new concepts in the review lessons as the course moves too fast for them.
13 or Fewer Correct: Student is not ready for Shormann Algebra 2. Take the Placement Test for Algebra 1
SAXON ALGEBRA 1, 3RD EDITION STUDENTS WHO PASSED THE PLACEMENT TEST:
There are about 20 geometry concepts taught in Shormann Algebra 1, that were not taught in Saxon. To bridge this gap and better prepare you for Algebra 2, we have created the Geometry Prep Lessons. You can access these in the eLearning course, after purchasing Shormann Algebra 2.
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 15 or Fewer Correct: Student is not ready for Shormann Algebra 2. Take the Placement Test for Algebra 1