CLEP* Study Guide

College Algebra

The only study guide that teaches you what you need to know to pass the College Algebra exam (with no prior knowledge needed), and is constantly updated based on student feedback to guarantee you the best possible results.

About the CLEP* Exam

The College Algebra CLEP exam covers math generally taught in an undergraduate college Algebra course as part of the general education credits requirement. It is a comprehensive review of the material necessary to succeed in future math courses. InstantCert's course for this subject allows you to quickly learn the required math skills by jumping straight into solving problems; the detailed explanations will take you step-by-step through the solutions.

Topics Covered in this Course

Algebraic Expressions
Evaluating
Factoring
Expanding
Converting written statements to algebraic equations
Exponents
Multiplying, dividing, adding, subtracting
Raising to another power
Simplifying expressions
Logarithms
Properties
Expanding
Simplifying
Changing between exponential form
Equations and Inequalities
Algebraic
Absolute Value
Exponential
Logarithmic
Systems of Equations and their graphic representation
Functions
Properties
Graphing
Evaluating
Composite functions
One-to-one functions and Inverse functions
Even, odd or neither
Shifting, stretching and compressing
Reflections
Perpendicular and parallel lines
Domain and range
Parabolas
Circles, hyperbolas, ellipses
Piecewise
Additional Topics on Imaginary Numbers and 2X2 Matrices

Customer Test Results for this Exam

322 users submitted test results since April, 2006.
267 of those users reported a passing score (83%).

Below are ten of the most recent user-submitted test results. These are unfiltered, real results that were submitted by InstantCert students:

Date of ExamResultScore
Jan 20, 2020passed73
Jan 8, 2020passed58
Dec 21, 2019passed80
Dec 18, 2019passed58
Dec 17, 2019passed51
Nov 5, 2019passed76
Oct 25, 2019passed53
Sep 13, 2019passed60
Sep 11, 2019passed61
Aug 27, 2019passed62
Live, unfiltered results posted by InstantCert students

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