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What is the Compass Test?

Need help preparing for the COMPASS test?

Take Compass Condensed Workshops before you test or if you place:

  • 25 or below in math
  • 35 or below in reading
  • 21 or below in composition on the COMPASS test

Condensed Workshops on the Toledo Campus
Wednesdays
Reading/Writing: 4:45 p.m.
Math: 7 p.m.
CH156

Condensed Workshops at the Source
Thursdays
Math: 10:45 a.m.
Reading/Writing: 1 p.m.

Condensed Workshops on the Findlay Campus
Wednesday, 6-9 p.m.
Thursday, 9-noon
Room 146
Workshops will occur each week, through August 12th

If you place:

  • 25 or below in math
  • 35 or below in reading
  • 20 or below in composition on the COMPASS test

Then take the COMPASS Extended Preparation Classes.
You are welcome to attend a free 8-week Class at Owens Community College
Call 567-661-2708 for more info.

Do you want to improve your COMPASS score?

If you score above 25 on math your first try at the COMPASS, then attend a COMPASS Workshop offered in the Learning Center to help develop math, writing and study skills. You are also encouraged to attend a workshop BEFORE you take the test the first time! If you would like some additional help, then use the COMPASS website for sample questions. To make an appointment to attend a workshop or for more information, call 567-661-2008 or in Findlay, 567-429-3141

To practice for the Compass test, visit the following web sites for sample questions.

For pre Algebra questions:
http://www.act.org/compass/sample/pdf/numerical.pdf

For sample College Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry questions:
http://www.act.org/compass/sample/pdf/geometry.pdf

Practice Math Questions for the COMPASS test.
http://www.testprepreview.com/compass_practice.htm

For Sample Reading questions:
http://www.act.org/compass/sample/pdf/reading.pdf

For additional interactive reading sample passages: http://www.lavc.cc.ca.us/math/samples/english/reading/index.html

For Sample Writing questions:
http://www.act.org/compass/sample/pdf/writing.pdf

Preparing for the Compass or just looking for extra help? Visit these web sites for additional assistance.

Math. Com Offers examples, tools, worksheets and tests
http://www.math.com/homeworkhelp/Algebra.html

PurpleMath.com offers lessons on a wide variety of topics.
http://www.purplemath.com/modules/index.htm



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