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Ch 13: TEAS Test: Algebraic Applications

About This Chapter

With these lessons, you can learn to solve algebraic equations, find unknowns in proportions, work with polynomials and translate word problems. Use this chapter to prepare for related questions on the TEAS test.

TEAS Test: Algebraic Applications - Chapter Summary

This chapter was assembled to help individuals, like yourself, prepare for the TEAS test by improving their algebraic skills. It is composed of a series of short lessons that will outline the process of:

  • Writing and solving equations with a single variable
  • Finding unknowns of proportions
  • Adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing polynomials
  • Changing word problems to algebraic expressions
  • Solving one-step equations
  • Going from math sentences to inequalities
  • Solving absolute value equations and inequalities

Each lesson can be accessed on a mobile device, so you can study them even if you are not at a computer. After you complete each lesson, you will have the opportunity to test your knowledge using the lesson's quiz. Find topics you don't understand by reviewing your quiz results, and then look through the lessons again to improve your comprehension.

8 Lessons in Chapter 13: TEAS Test: Algebraic Applications
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Writing & Solving Addition Equations with One Variable

1. Writing & Solving Addition Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know how to properly write an addition equation and how to solve any addition equation that you come across. Learn what the steps are to solve these equations that have one variable in them.

Writing & Solving Subtraction Equations with One Variable

2. Writing & Solving Subtraction Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know what is needed in order to write a subtraction equation. You will also know how to solve any subtraction equation that you are given or that you write.

Writing & Solving Multiplication Equations with One Variable

3. Writing & Solving Multiplication Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know the components that go into a complete multiplication equation. You will also learn the steps that are needed to solve a multiplication equation.

Writing & Solving Division Equations with One Variable

4. Writing & Solving Division Equations with One Variable

In this video lesson, you will learn the proper format of a division equation. Learn what components are needed for a complete division equation. Also learn what steps you need to take to solve these division equations.

How to Find an Unknown in a Proportion

5. How to Find an Unknown in a Proportion

Artists, engineers, athletes, and accountants all use proportions in their daily lives, and setting them up is really quite easy, once you know the rules. In this lesson, you'll learn how to solve proportions when there is an unknown value and work on some practice problems.

Translating Words to Algebraic Expressions

6. Translating Words to Algebraic Expressions

When it comes to word problems, the easiest way to solve them is to look for keywords and change them into math symbols. Watch this video lesson to find out what keywords you should look for and what math symbols they represent.

Defining, Translating, & Solving One-Step Equations

7. Defining, Translating, & Solving One-Step Equations

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can write a simple math equation when you are given a word problem. Learn how to translate words into math symbols. Learn the shortcuts to remember.

Translating Math Sentences to Inequalities

8. Translating Math Sentences to Inequalities

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can easily translate math sentences into inequalities. Once you know how to do this, solving word problems becomes that much easier.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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