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DSST Math for Liberal Arts: Study Guide & Test Prep

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Explore entertaining lessons and take multiple-choice quizzes to strengthen your ability to pass the DSST Math for Liberal Arts exam. This engaging course offers the study resources you need to excel on the exam and achieve your goal of earning college credits.
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16 Chapters in DSST Math for Liberal Arts: Study Guide & Test Prep

16 chapters in DSST Math for Liberal Arts: Study Guide & Test Prep

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Lesson 1 - What is a Percent? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11280].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11280].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18546].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18546].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Raise and Reduce Fractions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18547].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18547].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Relating Fractions and Decimals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18548].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18548].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Practice with Fraction and Mixed Number Arithmetic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Use the Distributive Property with Fractions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[252847].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[252847].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Using the Number Line to Compare Decimals, Fractions, and Whole Numbers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18550].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18550].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Place Value? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Decimal Place Value? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11276].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11276].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Expanded Form in Math? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Number Systems and The Base-Ten System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53121].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53121].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Binary Number System: Application & Advantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60580].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60580].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is 10 in Binary? - How-to & Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146420].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146420].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What are Roman Numerals? - Number Conversion & Chart Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Mathematical Sets: Elements, Intersections & Unions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2378].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2378].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Set Notation: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3764].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3764].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Write Sets in Roster Form Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[386881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[386881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Write Sets Using Set Builder Notation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Calculating Unions & Intersections in Mathematical Sets Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[386883].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[386883].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Are Venn Diagrams in Math? - History, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20278].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20278].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cardinality & Types of Subsets (Infinite, Finite, Equal, Empty) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2379].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2379].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is the Metric System? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Convert Standard Units of Measure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Convert Units in the Metric System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18596].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18596].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Unit Conversion and Dimensional Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2176].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2176].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Points, Lines & Angles in Geometry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Perimeter? - Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Area in Math? - Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8736].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8736].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Surface Area? - Definition & Formulas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10381].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10381].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Volumes of Shapes: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is The Order of Operations in Math? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10611].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10611].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Understanding and Evaluating Math Formulas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Simplify an Addition Expression Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33005].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33005].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Simplify a Subtraction Expression Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33006].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33006].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Simplify a Multiplication Expression Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33007].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33007].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Simplify a Division Expression Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33008].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33008].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Writing & Solving Addition Equations with One Variable Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46754].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46754].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Writing & Solving Subtraction Equations with One Variable Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46756].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46756].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Writing & Solving Multiplication Equations with One Variable Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46758].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46758].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Writing & Solving Division Equations with One Variable Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46760].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46760].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is a System of Equations? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[559].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[559].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Solve a System of Linear Equations in Two Variables Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21226].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21226].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Solve a System of Equations by Graphing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46778].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46778].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is an Inequality? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[571].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[571].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Graph 1- and 2-Variable Inequalities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[572].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[572].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Set Notation, Compound Inequalities, and Systems of Inequalities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[573].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[573].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Graphing Inequalities: Practice Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[574].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[574].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is an Exponential Function? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Exponential Growth vs. Decay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[619].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[619].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Logarithm? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Graph Logarithms: Transformations and Effects on Domain/Range Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Evaluate Logarithms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Logarithmic Properties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[623].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[623].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Practice Problems for Logarithmic Properties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[624].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[624].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Solve Exponential Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[625].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[625].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Solve Logarithmic Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[626].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[626].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Solve Interest Problems: Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15624].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15624].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Find Simple Interest Rate: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15014].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15014].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Compounding Interest Formulas: Calculations & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15579].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15579].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Calculating Monthly Student Loan Payments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38878].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38878].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Installment Purchases: Payment & Terms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Buying a House: Mortgage Types & Loan Length Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59890].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59890].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Mortgage Rate: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[149983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[149983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Investment Opportunities in Stocks and Bonds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Probability of Simple, Compound and Complementary Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2390].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2390].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Mutually Exclusive Events & Non-mutually Exclusive Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46848].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46848].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Conditional Probability: Definition & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode & Range Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2388].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2388].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Measures of Variability: Range, Variance & Standard Deviation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13772].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13772].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2386].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2386].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Creating & Interpreting Histograms: Process & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17698].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17698].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Scatterplots and Line Graphs: Definitions and Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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