# Ch 27: MEGA Middle School Math: Basic Algebraic Expressions

As you prepare for the MEGA Middle School Math exam, use these lessons and assessments to improve your understanding of the components and properties of algebraic expressions. You can also test your knowledge with corresponding quizzes that are formatted similar to the actual MEGA Middle School Math test.

## MEGA Middle School Math: Basic Algebraic Expressions - Chapter Summary

In this series of short, engaging lesson videos, our expert instructors can help you improve your understanding of variables in algebra, relationships in algebraic expressions, properties of algebraic expressions and how to solve algebraic expressions. After these lessons you should have a better understanding of:

• Variables in algebra
• Using algebraic expressions to represent relationships
• Ways of evaluating algebraic expressions
• Commutative and associative properties
• Distributive properties
• Simplifying algebraic expressions by combining like terms

Test your retention of the material presented in these lessons by taking the lesson quizzes. Then, once you've reviewed your quiz results, determine your areas of weakness and improve upon them by returning to the locations of the lessons that discussed them, with video tags. After you feel you have a firm understanding of the basics of algebraic expressions, make sure you know what you need to know for the Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments (MEGA) Middle School Education Mathematics exam by taking the practice chapter exam.

### MEGA Middle School Math: Basic Algebraic Expressions Chapter Objectives

The MEGA Middle School Education Mathematics exam is used by the state of Missouri to insure that prospective middle-grades math teachers have the mathematical knowledge needed to perform their duties. This computer-based certification exam will ask you a series of 80 multiple-choice questions in a 150-minute testing session. Of these questions, 36% are part of the algebra and functions subarea, which is where you may find questions related to the topics in this chapter. Help yourself prepare for these questions by completing this chapter and improving your understanding of basic algebraic expressions.

7 Lessons in Chapter 27: MEGA Middle School Math: Basic Algebraic Expressions
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