Ch 13: HSPT Test: Square Roots

About This Chapter

Square roots are the subject of this chapter's online video lessons. When your child watches these informative animated videos, he or she could develop mathematics skills that're necessary to answer related questions on the HSPT test.

HSPT Test: Square Roots - Chapter Summary

Your eighth-grade student may need to understand the fundamentals of square roots in order to pass the HSPT test. When studied alongside regular classroom mathematics lessons, this chapter can help to further develop your child's ability to use a factor tree, simplify and factor numbers, and evaluate the square roots of perfect and imperfect squares. After finishing this chapter, your student could be capable of:

  • Defining and finding a number's square root
  • Writing the square root of a perfect square
  • Simplifying an imperfect square
  • Simplifying expressions that have variables

Featuring animated videos, text transcripts and short quizzes, this chapter includes everything your student needs to get a handle on square roots. Education professionals guide students through preparations for the HSPT test's questions on square roots. A hand-held device or a desktop computer and Internet service provides 24-hour access to these educational lessons.

HSPT Test: Square Roots Chapter Objectives

With five sections and 298 multiple-choice questions, the HSPT test must be completed within a two-and-a-half-hour time frame. The test includes Verbal, Quantitative, Reading, Mathematics and Language Skills sections. Along with square roots questions, the Mathematics portion of the assessment will include material on geometry, algebra and basic arithmetic. The category has 64 multiple-choice questions that must be answered in 45 minutes or less.

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