# Praxis II Mathematics Exam

The Praxis 2 Mathematics exam (0061) is a comprehensive and rigorous assessment for prospective teachers of mathematics. In particular, this test has been developed for those who want to teach math in high school. The test has 10 content categories: algebra and number theory (8 questions, 16% of the exam); measurement (3 questions, 6%); geometry (5 questions, 10%); trigonometry (4 questions, 8%); functions (8 questions, 16%); calculus (6 questions, 12%); data analysis and statistics (5 or 6 questions, 10 to 12%); probability (2 or 3 questions, 4 to 6%); matrix algebra (4 or 5 questions, 8 to 10%); and discrete mathematics (3 or 4 questions, 6 to 8%). All of these content categories are represented on the exam.