At Primavera, we want to make sure you have all the tools you need to excel on your tests! That’s why we put together a list of helpful resources and  useful tips so you can be prepared and do well on your upcoming exams.

As a reminder, AzMERIT tests take place October 27–29. Only students who are currently enrolled in, or have completed the following courses at Primavera need to register for the exam:

  • English 9B
  • English 10B
  • English 11B
  • Algebra 1B
  • Geometry 2B
  • Algebra 2B
  • Algebra 2B Concepts

For more information on the exam and how to register, check out our previous AzMERIT blog post. Before you get started on becoming a calculator pro, check out this sample test below!

Calculator Tips

When taking the AzMERIT tests, you will only be allowed to use  scientific graphing calculators, which may be a little different than you’re used to if you use a Texas Instrument calculator. That’s why we’ve put together a couple videos with tips to help you become a pro. Check them out below.

Introduction to the Scientific Calculator

How to Evaluate Expressions Using the Order of Operations

How to Enter and Use IT

Entering and Using Fractions

Entering and Using Square Roots

Evaluating Complex Expressions and Using Variables to Hold Values

Evaluating MultiStep Equations

Other Resources

If you need any help getting ready for AzMERIT, reach out to your teachers! They are readily available to provide tutoring help in any way they can. Remember, we also have 24/7 online tutoring available. Head to the PSP homepage and click on the question mark icon on the top-right corner for more information.

Be sure to register by October 26. We wish you the best of luck in your studies!

  • Do you have any calculator tips? Share with your Panthers in the comments below!