# Ch 2: Accuplacer Arithmetic Test: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication & Division of Whole Numbers

### About This Chapter

## Accuplacer Arithmetic Test: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication & Division of Whole Numbers - Chapter Summary

These quick, fun, engaging videos are a great option when you want to review rules related to the addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers for your Accuplacer Arithmetic Test. As you work through this chapter, you will explore:

- Different number types
- Steps for addition and subtraction
- Multiplication techniques and properties
- How to divide whole numbers
- Zero in multiplication and division
- Multiplying and dividing large numbers

Take the lesson quiz after finishing each video to practice basic operations and figure out if any areas need more review. Check out the video transcripts for an additional look at the definitions and examples. You'll see important topics emphasized.

### Objectives of the Accuplacer Arithmetic Test: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication & Division of Whole Numbers Chapter

The Accuplacer Arithmetic placement assessment is a seventeen-question exam administered by computer and used to determine which math classes offered by your school are most appropriate for you. The test is untimed, so you can work at a comfortable pace.

Our lesson quizzes mimic the Accuplacer multiple-choice format so you can show up on test day knowing what to expect. This chapter presents a series of animated videos to help you review the basic operations you'll need to know for the assessment.

### 1. What are the Different Types of Numbers?

Learn all of the different types of numbers: natural numbers, whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, irrational numbers, and real numbers. This video lesson teaches you how to classify any numbers you come across.

### 2. Arithmetic with Whole Numbers

There are four basic mathematical operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. These four operations are used in a wide range of everyday skills and are the fundamental blocks of arithmetic.

### 3. How to Perform Addition: Steps & Examples

Addition is one of the basic operations of math. You can say that the whole of mathematics is based on addition. Without addition, we wouldn't have higher math. Watch this video to learn how to add.

### 4. Commutative Property of Addition: Definition & Examples

In this video lesson, we talk about the commutative property of addition and what it means when you are adding numbers together. Learn how it can help you solve addition problems faster.

### 5. How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples

Subtraction is one of the basic operations in math. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can view and understand subtraction so that you can easily perform it.

### 6. What is Subtraction in Math? - Definition, Methods & Examples

In this lesson, we will learn about subtraction, which is the opposite of addition. We'll learn ways to picture simple subtraction problems, how to calculate the problems that are not so simple, and how to recognize subtraction in everyday situations.

### 7. How to Perform Multiplication: Steps & Examples

Multiplication, one of the basic operations of math, is important not just in elementary math but also in higher math. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can multiply with ease.

### 8. How to Multiply Large Numbers: Steps and Examples

After watching this video lesson you will be able to multiply any two numbers together. You will learn how to use your knowledge of multiplying smaller numbers together to multiply larger numbers with ease.

### 9. Commutative Property of Multiplication: Definition & Examples

In this video lesson, we talk about the commutative property of multiplication. We will see how it works in action and what it means for you when you are solving multiplication problems.

### 10. The Multiplication Property of Zero: Definition & Examples

The number zero has different rules than other numbers; it behaves according to it's own unique properties. This lesson will define the multiplication property of zero and give some examples of how it works.

### 11. How to Perform Division: Steps & Examples

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can divide. Division is one of the basic operations of math. It is one of the fundamental operations that all higher mathematics depends upon.

### 12. Performing Long Division with Large Numbers: Steps and Examples

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to divide larger numbers. You'll learn an easy to follow procedure that you can use to divide any two numbers.

### 13. Dividing By Zero: Definition & Concept

In mathematics, division by zero is undefined. Learn why according to the arithmetic and algebraic definitions of dividing by zero in this lesson. Then take a quiz to test your knowledge.

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