NYSTCE ATAS (095): Practice & Study Guide

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Review the short lessons in this course to make sure you're prepared for the NYSTCE ATAS exam in New York State. Lessons cover the math, reading, writing and instructional support topics you could see on the test, and we've included self-assessments to help you retain the information you study.
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Ch 1. Interpreting Word Meaning {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[189819].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words
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Lesson 2 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning
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Lesson 3 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure
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Lesson 4 - What is a Synonym? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 5 - What are Antonyms? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 6 - Commonly Confused Words in English
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Ch 2. Sequencing Events & Finding the Main Idea of a Passage {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[189821].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is the Main Idea of a Story?
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Lesson 2 - Interpreting a Poem's Main Idea & Theme
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Lesson 3 - What is a Topic Sentence? - Examples & Definition
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Lesson 4 - Hypothesis, Explanations & Conclusions in Reading Passages
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Lesson 5 - Summarizing Information to Demonstrate Understanding
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Lesson 6 - Determining the Sequence of Events or Steps in a Reading Selection
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Lesson 7 - Organizing Instructions Into a Proper Sequence
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Lesson 8 - How to Find Cause and Effect in a Reading Selection
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Lesson 1 - Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts
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Lesson 2 - Reading and Interpreting Line Graphs
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Lesson 3 - What is a Two-Way Table?
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Lesson 4 - Reading & Interpreting Pictographs
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Lesson 5 - Determining Facts vs. Opinion in a Text
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Ch 4. Verb Tense, Usage & Errors {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[189827].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is a Verb? - Definition & Conjugation
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Lesson 2 - Verb Forms: Participles & Infinitives
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Lesson 3 - Verb Tense & Subject-Verb Agreement
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Lesson 4 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Using Uncommon Singular and Plural Nouns and Pronouns
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Lesson 5 - Identifying Errors of Verb Tense
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Lesson 1 - What Are Personal Pronouns?
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Lesson 2 - What is an Antecedent? - Definition, Meaning & Examples
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Lesson 3 - Compound Antecedents: Definition & Examples
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Lesson 4 - Personal Pronouns and Antecedents: Number Agreement
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Lesson 5 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive
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Lesson 6 - Possessive Pronouns & Contractions: Definition & Examples
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Lesson 7 - Demonstrative Pronouns: Definition & Examples
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Lesson 8 - Comparative Form: Definition & Examples
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Lesson 9 - Superlative Form: Definition & Examples
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Lesson 1 - Complete Sentence: Examples & Definition
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Lesson 2 - Complete and Incomplete Sentences: Examples & Overview
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Lesson 3 - Run On Sentences: Examples & Corrections
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Lesson 4 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods
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Lesson 5 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules
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Lesson 6 - Comma Usage: Avoid Confusion in Clauses & Contrasting Sentence Parts
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Lesson 7 - Question Mark: Definition & Use
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Lesson 8 - Exclamation Mark: Use & Meaning
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Lesson 1 - Capitalization Rules in Writing
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Lesson 2 - English Spelling Rules for Plural Nouns
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Lesson 3 - English Spelling Rules for Prefixes
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Lesson 4 - English Spelling Rules for Doubling & Dropping Letters
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Lesson 5 - English Spelling Rules for Suffixes & Endings
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Lesson 6 - General English Spelling Rules
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Lesson 7 - Determining When to Combine Words
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Lesson 8 - Correct Spelling in Written Work: Strategies & Tips
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Lesson 1 - Finding Place Values in Whole Numbers
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Lesson 2 - How to Round Whole Numbers
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Lesson 3 - Arithmetic with Whole Numbers
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Lesson 4 - Working with Decimals
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Lesson 5 - How to Round Decimals
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Lesson 6 - Standard Units of Measurement for Length, Weight, Time & Capacity
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Lesson 7 - The Metric System: Units and Conversion
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Lesson 8 - How to Convert Units in the Metric System
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Lesson 9 - Common Unit Conversions
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Lesson 10 - How to Estimate in Math: Definition & Concept
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Lesson 1 - What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types
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Lesson 2 - What is a Percent? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 3 - Practice with Fraction and Mixed Number Arithmetic
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Lesson 4 - Solve Problems Using Percents
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Lesson 5 - How to Solve Problems with Money
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Lesson 6 - Taxes & Discounts: Calculations & Examples
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Lesson 7 - Converting Fractions to Percents & Back
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Lesson 8 - Changing Between Decimals and Percents
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Lesson 9 - Changing Between Decimals and Fractions
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Lesson 1 - Learning Style Assessments: Definition & Tools
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Lesson 2 - Meeting Student Needs in the Classroom
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Lesson 3 - How to Select & Adapt Materials to Meet Student Needs
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Lesson 4 - Using Instructional Resources to Support Student Learning
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Lesson 5 - Strategies for Reading Comprehension
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Lesson 6 - Teaching Students to Evaluate Their Own Writing
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Lesson 7 - Using Math in Everyday Life
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Lesson 8 - Record Keeping & Assessing Student Progress
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