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Ch 14: ASVAB Math: Quadratic Equations

About This Chapter

The lessons in this chapter will teach you how to use the quadratic formula while showcasing other quadratics topics. The knowledge you'll gain from these lessons will help you with correctly answering alike ASVAB Math test items.

ASVAB Math: Quadratic Equations - Chapter Summary

A number of topics related to solving quadratics are clearly presented in this chapter with easily understood examples to support the text. You'll get preparation for some ASVAB Math test questions from the following video and text lesson topics:

  • The greatest common factor
  • Multiplication property of zero
  • The quadratic formula and its use
  • Solving quadratics out of standard form
  • Using two binomials to solve quadratic inequalities

The fun videos in this chapter on quadratics are brief and effectively demonstrate what is discussed in the text lessons. Use the video tags to pick and choose specific points in the video lessons that you want to study some more. You'll notice the bold key terms in each text lesson that zero in on the biggest concepts.

Objectives of the ASVAB Math: Quadratic Equations Chapter

The ASVAB Mathematics Knowledge subtest has a multiple-choice format for all its questions. This is a timed test that gives you 24 minutes to finish the 25 paper-and-pencil version questions and 20 minutes for the 16 test items that are on the computer-adaptive exam. The vast majority of test takers do not need all the time that they're permitted for the computer-based ASVAB subtests. After you have spent some time studying the lessons you can get a measurement of your understanding by taking the practice quizzes.

5 Lessons in Chapter 14: ASVAB Math: Quadratic Equations
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
What is a Quadratic Equation? - Definition & Examples

1. What is a Quadratic Equation? - Definition & Examples

You might be surprised to learn that quadratic equations are an important part of the world we live in. We sometimes even make use of them for our entertainment! Watch this video lesson to learn more about these equations.

Solving Quadratics: Assigning the Greatest Common Factor and Multiplication Property of Zero

2. Solving Quadratics: Assigning the Greatest Common Factor and Multiplication Property of Zero

When it comes to solving quadratics, we have at our disposal several methods. Watch this video lesson to learn one such method you can use to solve quadratics that don't have a constant term.

How to Use the Quadratic Formula to Solve a Quadratic Equation

3. How to Use the Quadratic Formula to Solve a Quadratic Equation

When solving a quadratic equation by factoring doesn't work, the quadratic formula is here to save the day. Learn what it is and how to use it in this lesson.

How to Solve Quadratics That Are Not in Standard Form

4. How to Solve Quadratics That Are Not in Standard Form

It isn't always the case that your equation will be set up nicely for you to solve. In this lesson, learn how to factor or use the quadratic formula to solve quadratic equations, even when they are not in standard form.

Solving Quadratic Inequalities Using Two Binomials

5. Solving Quadratic Inequalities Using Two Binomials

Watch this video lesson to learn what simple steps you can take to solve quadratic inequalities using two binomials. See how it only requires a few steps to solve quadratic inequalities using this method.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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