The following sample questions do not appear on an actual CLEP examination. They are intended to give potential test-takers an indication of the format and difficulty level of the examination and to provide content for practice and review. Knowing the correct answers to all of the sample questions is not a guarantee of satisfactory performance on the exam. For more sample questions and information about the test, see the CLEP Official Study Guide.
Directions: An online scientific calculator will be available for the questions on this test.
Some questions will require you to select from among the five choices. For these questions, select the BEST of the choices given.
Some questions will require you to type a numerical answer in the box provided.
Some questions will require you to select one or more answer choices.
(1) Unless otherwise specified, the domain of any function is assumed to be the set of all real numbers for which is a real number.
(2) will be used to denote .
(3) Figures that accompany questions are intended to provide information useful in answering the questions. All figures lie in a plane unless otherwise indicated. The figures are drawn as accurately as possible EXCEPT when it is stated in a specific question that the figure is not drawn to scale. Straight lines and smooth curves may appear slightly jagged on the screen.
To learn about the exam directions and format, go to the College Algebra exam page. For more sample questions and info about the test, see the CLEP Official Study Guide.