TSIA2 Assessment Resources for Students  

    The TSIA2 Test launched on January 11, 2021.  If you did not complete all portions of your TSIA exam by December 2020 - then you'll want to study for the TSIA2 exam.  

    To study for the TSIA2 exam - go to the Free Study App
    and after you've created your account and signed in - select "Texas Success Initiative Assessments 2.0 (TSIA2). 

    The TSIA2 exam will cover - English Language Arts and Reading (ELAR).
    The TSIA2 ELAR test measures your college readiness in reading and writing. It includes texts of different lengths that represent a variety of subjects and complexity levels. The reading-focused questions measure your ability to analyze text and synthesize information, while the writing-focused questions measure your ability to revise and edit text.
    Mathematics- The TSIA2 Mathematics test measures your college readiness in mathematics. It includes questions that emphasize applied reasoning skills, fluency with mathematical procedures, and conceptual understanding.  

    Another site to use to review TSIA2 information is https://tsia2.pearsonperspective.com/perspetive/ 
    Click on "Enter Student Site" if you've not taken the TSIA2 before and have a Learning Locator Code.  If you have taken the TSIA2 before, look at your TSIA2 Score Report and enter that Learning Locator Code.  This will take you directly to the type of questions that you were not successful on when you tested.  


     This page offers preparation links for the TSI Assessment, which is the state approved college placement exam in Texas.   

    If you are currently a CBC student and have access to Blackboard - you can login to your BlackBoard account and then click on the TutorMe link  - this is free tutoring. 

    Launch TutorMe -- Instant Online Tutoring 

    Then click on the “Connect With A Tutor” button 

    Scroll towards the bottom of the screen and click on the “Test Prep” icon 

    Scroll down until you see TSI – then select and click.  

    You can select your tutor and then click Start Session. 


    TSIA2 Information   

    TSIA2 ELAR Sample Questions   

    TSIA2 Math Sample Questions    

       TSIA2 Essay Test Guide with Sample Essays 

    Mometrix Test Preparation - TSI Practice Site http://www.mometrix.com/academy/tsi-test/  - you can review the three areas of the TSI by watching videos and take a practice test of fifteen (15)  questions at the top of the page.  You may also purchase study material from this site.
    TSI Math Practice Test
    TSI Reading Practice Test
    TSI Writing Practice Test



    If you click on the TSI Prep Course – TSI Math Review
    There are two (2) to six (six) minute videos covering:
    Math Basics 
    Equations and Functions
    Word Problems
    Probability, Statistics, Percentages, Ratios, and Proportions

    Or at the very top of the TSI Math Review page you can watch the 1 ½ hour long video which combines all of the shorter videos into one video.

    If you click on the TSI Prep Course –TSI Reading Review   
    There are two (2) to six (six) minute videos covering: 
    Skills in Referring
    Skills in Reasoning

    Or at the very top of the TSI Reading Review page is an hour and a half (1 ½) long video which combines all of the shorter videos into one video


    If you click on the TSI Prep Course –TSI Writing Review 
    There are two (2) to six (six) minute videos covering: 
    Grammar and Agreement
    Sentence Logic
    Sentence Structure
    Writing Strategy
    Writing Organization
    Writing Style

    Or at the very top of the TSI Writing Review page is a four (4) hour long video which combines all of the shorter videos into one video. 


    TSI Study Materials   

    Mometrix Academy is a completely free resource provided by Mometrix Test Preparation. If you find benefit from our efforts here, please consider buying one of our premium quality study guide or flashcard products to take your studying to the next level (just click one of the links below). Your purchase also helps us make even more great, free content for test-takers.     TSI Study Guide    TSI Flashcard Study System    


    Testing Tips - Additional websites for preparation review   

    Below are some links to YouTube videos regarding TSI Math:


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    Revised on 4/8/2024

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