Ch 4: HiSET Mathematics: Decimals and Percents

Use the videos and quizzes in this chapter to learn everything you need to know about decimals and percents. All of the concepts in this chapter are found on the High School Equivalency Test (HiSET), so understanding these concepts will help you prepare effectively.

HiSET Mathematics: Decimals and Percents - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter will refresh and increase your knowledge of methods to use when working with decimals and percents. Our videos use real-world examples that are easy to understand and detail key concepts you'll need to know for the HiSET. After watching the videos, you'll be able to answer questions that ask you to:

• Understand decimal place value
• Add and subtract decimals
• Multiply and divide decimals
• Round decimals
• Convert decimals to percents
• Solve interest problems
• Calculate percentages, taxes and discounts

As you go through the teacher-led lessons, you can take the accompanying quizzes to make certain you understand the concepts above. The quizzes are short, and they can be taken multiple times either before, during or after a lesson.

Objectives of the HiSET Mathematics: Decimals and Percents Chapter

The HiSET math exam is designed to test your knowledge and comprehension of mathematical concepts. The material in this chapter on decimals and percents is found in the Numbers and Operations on Numbers portion of the exam. The section is worth 19% of the mathematics test. Of the 50 total multiple-choice questions on the exam, about nine will test you on numbers and operations. You'll have up to 90 minutes to complete the exam.

7 Lessons in Chapter 4: HiSET Mathematics: Decimals and Percents
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