The Praxis® Tests
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Graphing, scientific and 4-function calculators are permitted or provided for some Praxis tests. Unless it’s specifically stated that a calculator is permitted for a particular test, you can’t use one.
The Middle School: Content Knowledge (5146) test allows you to use a 4-function or scientific calculator, though you aren’t required to do so.
The following are not permitted on Praxis tests:
In addition, the use of any hardware peripherals is not allowed.
The following tests provide an on-screen scientific calculator, the TI-30XS MultiView™.
The following tests provide an on-screen graphing calculator, the TI-84 Plus CE.
The following tests provide an on-screen 4-function calculator.
Practicing with the on-screen calculator can help you to feel more comfortable on the day of your test.