Ch 41: GACE Math: Analytical Geometry

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If you need help reviewing analytical geometry concepts for your GACE Math assessment, look no further. These short, engaging videos make studying enjoyable, and we offer instructor support.

GACE Math: Analytical Geometry - Chapter Summary

These quick, entertaining videos make it easy to fit time to study analytical geometry into your busy schedule. This chapter covers the analytical geometry topics you can expect to be evaluated on as you take the GACE Math assessment, such as:

  • The Cartesian coordinate system
  • The midpoint and distance formulas
  • Calculating different slope forms
  • Transformations and translations

Use the lesson transcripts to hunt down key analytical geometry concepts and vocabulary. Take the quiz after each video to get practice answering analytical geometry questions that may resemble some GACE Math assessment items. If you get stuck on any of the lessons or find a concept confusing, please reach out to our instructors for guidance.

6 Lessons in Chapter 41: GACE Math: Analytical Geometry
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The Cartesian Coordinate System: Plotting Points & Graphing Lines

1. The Cartesian Coordinate System: Plotting Points & Graphing Lines

Watch this video lesson to see how useful the Cartesian coordinate system is. Learn how points are labeled and how you can plot points and graph lines using the system.

How to Use The Midpoint Formula

2. How to Use The Midpoint Formula

The formula for the midpoint of a line segment will tell you how to find the middle of any line segment on the x, y plane. Learn about this formula and see how it is used to find the midpoint of a line segment.

How to Use The Distance Formula

3. How to Use The Distance Formula

You can't always rely on your smartphone to tell you how far you need to travel to get from point A to point B. The distance formula will tell you the distance between any two points on a graph. In this lesson, you'll learn where it comes from and how to use it!

Calculating the Slope of a Line: Point-Slope Form, Slope-Intercept Form & More

4. Calculating the Slope of a Line: Point-Slope Form, Slope-Intercept Form & More

Being able to calculate the slope of a line is a very useful skill to have. Why? Watch this video lesson to find out and learn how to find the slope when working with various equations and various lines.

Transformations in Math: Definition & Graph

5. Transformations in Math: Definition & Graph

In geometry, transformation refers to the movement of objects in the coordinate plane. This lesson will define and give examples of each of the four common transformations and end with a quiz to make sure you are moving in the right direction.

What is Translation in Math? - Definition, Examples, & Terms

6. What is Translation in Math? - Definition, Examples, & Terms

In mathematics, translation refers to moving an object without changing it in any other way. This lesson will describe how to translate an object and give some examples. A quiz will follow to test your knowledge.

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