# Ch 13: ASVAB Math: Factoring

Review the properties and procedures of factoring in algebra. Sit down with our easy-to-use video lessons and you'll walk away with all the information you'll need to succeed on the math section of the ASVAB exam.

## ASVAB Math: Factoring - Chapter Summary

Factoring is a crucial mathematical operation that you should know about if you want to understand algebraic expressions. Our video lessons will walk you through the steps of factorization so you can approach the subject with ease when you sit for the big test. Subjects in this chapter include:

• Prime factorization
• Least common multiples
• Equivalent expressions
• Decimal and fraction notation
• Variables
• Factoring by grouping and division problems

Our expert instructors have assembled some incredibly helpful video tutorials to help you understand factoring and how to use it solve math problems. Once you've got all the necessary terms down and know all the procedures, test what you've learned with our fun, helpful self-assessments.

### ASVAB Math: Factoring Chapter Objectives

The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is taken by candidates for service in the United States Military, including many high school students. The paper-based Math Knowledge subtest of the ASVAB consists of 25 multiple-choice questions, or 11% of the overall test. You will have 24 minutes to finish this section. If you choose to instead take the computer-based Math Knowledge subtest, you'll have to answer 16 questions within 20 minutes. Objectives for this chapter include:

• Determining the prime factorization of a number and using it to find least common multiples
• Converting to equivalent expressions using fraction notation
• Factoring out variables
• Using numbers and variables together while factoring
• Transforming factoring into a division problem
• Verifying factors while grouping

Many questions on the ASVAB will require you to know how to factor in order to determine the correct answer. Make our video lessons and transcripts a factor in your success on the exam!

8 Lessons in Chapter 13: ASVAB Math: Factoring
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