Accommodations Handbook

Calculator (4-function only; may contain %, √, +/-, M-, M+, and MRC)

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An example of an acceptable calculator for the SSAT.
  • Students approved for the use of a four-function calculator are responsible for providing this piece of equipment on test day for any computer-based or paper-based SSAT administration.
  • Students will be permitted to use this piece of equipment ONLY when completing the quantitative sections of the SSAT.
  • The use of scientific calculators, calculator watches, or calculator applications on laptops or personal computers is strictly prohibited.


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