The Math Placement Test - Grade 6 (MPT-6) yields 13 diagnostic scores along with an overall score. The scoring includes a sophisticated measure of guessing. The 13 areas measured by the MPT-6 include, for example:
- Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division of Whole Numbers
- Common Fractions
- Word Problems
For a complete list of the 13 areas assessed, click on Areas Assessed in the menu to the right.
The MPT-6 has 40 multiple-choice test questions, each with 5 choices. It may be given in one class period.