# Ch 10: CBEST Math: Arithmetic

Let us help you brush up on your arithmetic skills. The video lessons and self-assessment quizzes in this chapter provide several approaches to help you succeed on the math portion of the California Basic Educational Skills Test.

## CBEST Math: Arithmetic Chapter Summary

If the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST) looms on the horizon, and it's been a while since you've divided with fractions or changed decimals to percentages, you might take advantage of the video lessons in this chapter. In addition to covering the previously mentioned skills, this chapter includes lessons on the following:

• Arithmetic with whole, signed and decimal numbers
• Building and reducing fractions
• Finding the least common denominator
• Adding and subtracting like and unlike fractions and mixed numbers
• Multiplying fractions and mixed numbers
• Solving problems using decimals and percentages
• Changing between percentages and decimals

### Objectives of the CBEST Math: Arithmetic Chapter

The mathematics section of the California Basic Educational Skills Test, a credentialing exam for prospective public school teachers in California and Oregon, features 50 multiple-choice questions. Most of these are word problems, and approximately 35% test your skill in computation and problem solving. The remainder of the math questions focus on estimation, measurement and statistical principals, as well as numerical and graphic relationships.

Our arithmetic lessons feature self-assessment tests and video presentations. How you approach the lessons is up to you, but it could prove beneficial to take the assessment test both before and after viewing the associated video to see if your arithmetic skills grow.

16 Lessons in Chapter 10: CBEST Math: Arithmetic
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
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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