# Credit Exams for Undergraduates

The Department of Mathematics provides several **credit exams** that newly-admitted and currently-enrolled students may take to obtain credit in certain mathematics courses. These exams (and their course equivalents at Purdue) include:

## Algebra, Trigonometry and Pre-Calculus

- The Algebra Exam II (MA 15300)
- The Trigonometry Exam (MA 15400)
- The PreCalculus (Functions and Trigonometry) Exam (MA 15800)

## Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers

- Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam I (MA 137)
- Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam II (MA 138)
- Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam III (MA 139)

## Science Calculus

- The Calculus Exam I (MA 165)
- The Calculus Exam II (MA 166)
- The Calculus Exam III (MA 261)
- The Linear Algebra and Differential Equations Exam (MA 262)
- The Linear Algebra Exam (MA 265)
- The Ordinary Differential Equations Exam (MA 266)

## Applied Calculus

New applied calculus course study guides are forthcoming.

- Applied Calculus I Exam (MA 16010)
- Applied Calculus II Exam (MA 16020)
- Applied Calculus II And Differential Equations Exam (MA 16021)

Please note that the different schools at Purdue University have different math requirements. Check with your academic counselor about how these credits may be used in your particular major.

## Algebra, Trigonometry and Pre-Calculus

### The Algebra Exam II

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 15300

**Study Guide:** Study Guide For College Algebra and/or Trigonometry, MA 15300 or 15400.

Fundamental concepts of algebra through Exponential and Logarithmic Function, and Systems of Equations and Inequalities. Calculators required. See study guide for more details.

### The Trigonometry Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 15400

**Study guide:** Study Guide For College Algebra and/or Trigonometry, MA 15300 or 15400.

Trigonometric Functions through Topics in Analytic Geometry. Calculators required. See study guide for more details.

### The PreCalculus (Functions and Trigonometry) Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 15800

**Study Guide:** Study Guide For PreCalculus, MA 15800.

**Practice Problems:** Practice Problems For PreCalculus, MA 15800.

**Formula Sheet:** Formula Sheet For PreCalculus, MA 15800.

## Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers

**Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam I**

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 13700

**Study guide:** Study Guide For Math for Elementary School Teachers, MA 13700.

**Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam II**

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 13800

**Study guide:** Study Guide For Math for Elementary School Teachers II, MA 13800.

**Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam II**

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 13900

**Study guide:** Study Guide For Math for Elementary School Teachers III, MA 13900.

## Science Calculus

### The Calculus Exam I

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 16500

**Study guide:** Study Guide for One-variable Calculus, MA 16500 and MA16600

### The Calculus Exam II

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 16600

**Study guide:** Study Guide for One-variable Calculus, MA 16500 and MA16600

### The Calculus Exam III

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 26100

**Study guide:** Study Guide for Multivariate Calculus, MA 26100

### The Linear Algebra and Differential Equations Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 26200

**Study guide:** Study Guide for Linear Algebra and Differential Equations, MA 26200

### The Linear Algebra Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 26500

**Study guide:** Study Guide for Linear Algebra, MA 26500

### The Ordinary Differential Equations Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 26600

**Study guide:** Study Guide for Ordinary Differential Equations, MA 26600

## Applied Calculus

### Applied Calculus I Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 16010

**Study guide:** Study Guide for Applied Calculus I, MA 16010

### Applied Calculus II Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 16020

**Study guide:** Study Guide for Applied Calculus II, MA 16020

### Applied Calculus II and Differential Equations Exam

**Purdue Course Equivalent:** MA 16021

**Study guide:** Study Guide for Applied Calculus II And Differential Equations, MA 16021

**Formula Sheet:** Formula Sheet for Applied Calculus II And Differential Equations, MA 16021