# Can you use calculators on Regents?

## Can you use calculators on Regents?

Students may use any special equipment that they use in the classroom to take the test, such as special rulers and calculators.

## Can you use calculators on tests in college?

While calculators might not be allowed on tests and exams, colleges know that tech-savvy students will utilize programs such as Wolfram Alpha, a powerful web-based computational tool, to aid with calculus assignments.

**Do 8th graders use calculator?**

Students may use handheld calculators for either the computer-based or paper-based test formats. Schools may permit students to bring their own handheld devices for test purposes. Students may use calculators on all grade 8 test items.

### Can you use a calculator on the EOC?

Calculators may not be shared, and communication between individual student calculators is prohibited during the exam. Proctors are required to check calculators before the exam and clear the memory, including any stored programs and applications, on all calculators both before and after the exam.

### What do you need to know about NYS Regents?

To graduate high school, students must take the following classes: NYS Regents Diploma Requirements Minimum Number of Credits English 4 Social Studies US History – 1 Participat 4 Science Life Science – 1 Physical Scienc 3 Mathematics 3

**What are the requirements to get a Regents Diploma?**

Regents Exam Requirements. Regents Diploma – a score of 65 or better is required on these Regents exams: Comprehensive English. Mathematics (Any one) Global History. US History. Science (Any one) Language other than English.

## Can a Grade 6 student use a calculator?

Students in Grade 6 are NOT permitted to use a calculator with Session 1. For Session 2, students should have exclusive use of a four-function calculator with a square root key or a *scientific calculator. Graphing calculators are NOT permitted.

## Can a Grade 8 student use a graphing calculator?

Students in Grade 8 should have exclusive use of a *scientific calculator for both Session 1 and Session 2. Graphing calculators are NOT permitted.