# Ch 8: CBASE Math: Solving Word Problems

Let us help you review the various methods for solving mathematical word problems with the lessons in this chapter. They'll assist you in preparing for the CBASE Math exam.

## CBASE Math: Solving Word Problems - Chapter Summary

The video lessons in this chapter explore the processes for visualizing word problems so that they can be more easily solved. After examining the information in each lesson, you will have thoroughly learned about the processes below:

• Going through the general steps for solving word problems
• Solving problems involving percents
• Calculating interest amounts and rates
• Figuring tax and discounts
• Understanding time, distance and velocity in word problems
• Calculating ratios and proportions
• Restating: visualizing and sketching word problems

The video lessons in this chapter have been formulated by professionals to help you review for the CBASE Math exam. There is a timeline below each video so that you can return to a particular section if you need further review. Take the self-assessment quizzes at the end of each lesson to get an idea of how the questions may look on the exam.

### CBASE Math: Solving Word Problems Objectives

The CBASE exam is the official assessment taken by those hoping to gain entrance to an undergraduate professional education program in the state of Missouri. The exam is generally comprised of four major content areas that include math, science, language arts and social studies. However, the test may only consist of one or a few of these content areas, depending on the preference of the college or university. The lessons in this chapter will prepare you for questions on the exam related to math.

The test is comprised of 180 multiple-choice questions and could include an essay or open-response question. A score of 235 is required on all of the content areas to qualify for admission into a professional education program.

7 Lessons in Chapter 8: CBASE Math: Solving Word Problems
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