Ch 2: How to Solve Word Problems: Help and Review

About This Chapter

The How to Solve Word Problems chapter of this Contemporary Math: Help and Review course is the simplest way to master word problems. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you learn the essentials of word problems.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering word problems will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about word problems. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding the steps involved in solving word problems
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning math (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about word problems
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra math learning resources

How It Works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the How to Solve Word Problems chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the How to Solve Word Problems chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any word problems question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in a word problems unit of a standard contemporary math course. Topics covered include:

  • Learning and applying the steps involved in solving word problems
  • Applying the steps to solve multistep word problems
  • Organizing thoughts when solving word problems
  • Using personal situations to restate word problems

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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