# Ch 11: Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test: Word Problems in Math

Refresh your understanding of how to solve word problems in math by reviewing this chapter. As you prepare for the math portion of the Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test, having this skill will prove beneficial.

## Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test: Word Problems in Math - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you will learn techniques for solving word problems and be given opportunities to practice your skills in anticipation of the Discover Health Occupations Readiness test. At the end of this chapter, you should:

• Understand multiple steps and examples for solving word problems
• Know how to solve word problems with percentages
• Be capable of simplifying fractions into whole numbers
• Feel confident adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing decimals in word problems
• Be able to use proportions and ratios

You will be led through this chapter by an expert instructor, and have the option to watch the brief video lessons and/or read their accompanying transcripts. To practice using the skills you've reviewed, you may take the short self-assessment quizzes at the end of each lesson and the cumulative exam after you finish the chapter. The dashboard feature will enable you to track your progress throughout the chapter so you can know how much you have left to review.

### Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test: Word Problems in Math - Chapter Objectives

The Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test is meant to assess your qualification for admission into an adult allied health program. In its 85 multiple-choice questions are topics spanning four general categories including math. Thirteen percent of the test consists of math questions involving numbers and operations, including various types of word problems.

Use this chapter to review how to solve word problems that involve percentages, fractions, decimals and ratios -- all skills which may be evaluated on the exam. By practicing solving these problems on our practice quizzes and chapter exam you should gain the confidence and knowledge necessary to successfully answer any word problem the Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test poses.

7 Lessons in Chapter 11: Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test: Word Problems in Math
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
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