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Course SummaryFrom math operations to geometry topics, this study guide is designed to cover basic concepts in mathematics. By using this guide, you can fully prepare yourself for the Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics subtest.
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Use this course to refresh your memory on concepts you need to know for the Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics subtest. You can review number theory, algebra concepts, volume and area of geometric shapes, data interpretation and probability. Each lesson takes only 5-10 minutes to review, so you can easily fit study time into any busy schedule. Track your progress on your Dashboard, and measure your understanding with lesson quizzes and chapter exams as you move through the course.
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This study guide is one of the most comprehensive resources available to help you prepare for the Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics subtest. You'll find information about rational numbers, problem-solving practices, algebraic expressions and geometric angles. After you complete this course, you should be able to:
- Explain math operations
- Understand number theory and mathematical reasoning
- Discuss patterns and sequences
- Provide details about algebraic expressions and equations
- Describe properties of shapes
- Solve perimeter, area and volume problems
- Identify different types of and use graphs
- Understand standard and metric measurement systems
- Discuss concepts in statistics and probability
This course is made up of 18 individual chapters broken down into 131 video and text lessons. Lessons are accessible 24/7 from any device, and the transcripts are printable so you can easily create quick-reference tools if desired.
Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics Exam Information
This subtest is one of four that make up the Praxis Elementary Education exam, which is used in many states to measure the knowledge level of aspiring elementary school teachers in several content areas. The information below reflects only the mathematics subtest of this exam.
- Number of Questions: 50 questions
- Question Type: Selected-response and numeric entry
- Time Limit: 1 hour 5 minutes
- Exam Cost: $60
Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics Exam Breakdown
|Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics Concept||Percent of Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics Exam||Approximate Number of Questions||Chapter Lessons|
|Numbers and Operations||40%||20 questions||43|
|Algebraic Thinking||30%||15 questions||23|
|Geometry and Measurement, Data, Statistics and Probability||30%||15 questions||65|
Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics Exam Preparation & Registration
The short lessons that make up this study guide are designed to address every concept found on the Praxis Elementary Education - Mathematics subtest. You'll study lessons on number theories and operations, solving word problems, geometric sequences, math formulas and shapes. You'll also learn more about angles, surface area and data sets.
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