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Ch 24: CEOE Middle Level/Intermediate Math: Measurement

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The information covered in this chapter is a refresher for Oklahoma teachers and prospective teachers who will be taking the Certification Examinations for Oklahoma Educators (CEOE) Middle Level/Intermediate Math test. The lessons are on the subject of measurement.

CEOE Middle Level/Intermediate Math: Measurement - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you will review material applicable to measurements that will help with passing the CEOE Middle Level/Intermediate Math test. Information presented by our subject matter experts will help you in answering test questions about such things as:

  • Length, time, weight and capacity standard units of measure
  • Various conversions of standard units of measure
  • Basic measurements operations
  • Converting units in the metric system
  • Dimensional analysis and converting of units
  • An explanation of density
  • An explanation, units and conversions of pressure
  • The measurement of liquid volume
  • Using scales, meters and gauges for measuring
  • Measurement accuracy and error

Our short text and video lessons are followed by quizzes to test for competency. You can print out the quiz questions or use them to make up flash cards of material if you wish. Another feature allows you to contact an expert with your questions.

10 Lessons in Chapter 24: CEOE Middle Level/Intermediate Math: Measurement
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Standard Units of Measurement for Length, Weight, Time & Capacity

1. Standard Units of Measurement for Length, Weight, Time & Capacity

Watch this video lesson to learn how to recognize the various units of measurement for length, weight, time and volume. Learn to recognize both U.S. units and metric units.

How to Convert Standard Units of Measure

2. How to Convert Standard Units of Measure

The United States uses pounds, miles, and Fahrenheit for measurements, but the rest of the world uses the metric system. This video lesson will help you to convert from one to the other easily, so you can understand kilometers and kilograms, too.

How to Perform Basic Operations with Measurements

3. How to Perform Basic Operations with Measurements

In this video lesson, you will learn how measurements are very much like variables when it comes to adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing them. You will also see examples of how they are done.

Elements of the SI: Base & Derived Units

4. Elements of the SI: Base & Derived Units

Discover what we mean by SI units. Then explore SI units further by learning about all the base units, and several examples of the derived units that make up the system.

How to Convert Units in the Metric System

5. How to Convert Units in the Metric System

If you can make dinner, you can convert units in the metric system. It's that easy! In this lesson, you'll learn about the three key things you'll need to perform conversions.

Unit Conversion and Dimensional Analysis

6. Unit Conversion and Dimensional Analysis

How is solving a chemistry problem like playing dominoes? Watch this lesson to find out how you can use your domino skills to solve almost any chemistry problem.

What Is Density? - Explanation & Examples

7. What Is Density? - Explanation & Examples

After watching this video, you will be able to explain what density is, give examples of high and low density, and calculate density using an equation. A short quiz will follow.

How to Measure Liquid Volume

8. How to Measure Liquid Volume

There are many tools for measuring liquid volume. The tool you use will depend on how much liquid you have to measure and how precise you need to be. Learn how graduated cylinders and burets are used to get accurate liquid volume measurements.

How to Take Measurements with Scales, Meters & Gauges

9. How to Take Measurements with Scales, Meters & Gauges

In the real world, we take measurements all the time. Measurements are taken when you drive and when you weigh yourself, for example. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can take measurements of things that are important.

Accuracy & Error in Measurements

10. Accuracy & Error in Measurements

When making measurements, it is important to be as accurate as possible. In this lesson, learn about what accuracy is and how we measure and quantify exactly how much error there is in a measurement.

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