# Ch 7: MTEL Math: Proportions

Examine this chapter to learn all about proportions. Designed to be a helpful resource as you study for the MTEL Math exam, these lessons will address various uses of proportions, among other topics.

## MTEL Math: Proportions - Chapter Summary

This chapter seeks to help prepare you for the MTEL Math exam by developing your understanding of proportions and their purposes, and showing you how they can be represented. Upon completing these lessons, you should be able to:

• Identify examples of proportions
• Calculate using ratios and proportions
• Solve problems involving time
• Determine a proportion's unknown
• Understand proportional relationships
• Identify the proportionality constant
• Use equations to represent proportional relationships
• Graph a proportional relationship
• Solve percent and multi-step ratio problems with proportions
• Apply proportions to real-world situations

If you have any questions as you view the brief video lessons in this chapter, you may contact our expert mathematicians who will assist you as they are able. To provide an alternative method of absorbing and reviewing this chapter's content, each video lesson is accompanied by a full transcription. After you feel you have sufficiently studied the lessons, you may test your knowledge using our cumulative chapter exam.

### MTEL Math: Proportions Chapter Objectives

The MTEL Math exam is an integral part of attaining your license to teach math courses in Massachusetts. This computer-based exam aims to assess your knowledge of mathematics with 100 multiple-choice questions and two open-response items. Twelve percent of these questions will test your understanding of numbers and operations, including your ability to solve problems utilizing proportions.

A thorough knowledge of the many aspects and uses of proportions will enable you to solve the proportion problems posed on the exam, so a careful study of this chapter's content should prove beneficial. These questions will appear in a multiple-choice format on the exam, meaning the multiple-choice practice quizzes found in this chapter will enable you to practice solving questions in the exam's format.

10 Lessons in Chapter 7: MTEL Math: Proportions
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