Ch 6: MTEL Math: Rates & Ratios

About This Chapter

Candidates for the MTEL Math examination for teacher certification should have extensive knowledge of rates and ratios. Use this chapter's educational video lessons to brush up on the subjects.

MTEL Math: Rates and Ratios - Chapter Summary

Before you sit for the MTEL Math examination, re-discover how to solve equations with ratios, and become adept at making comparisons with rates and ratios. When you watch this chapter's video lessons, you'll be reminded of how to write a ratio with a colon or as a fraction. You might also recall the steps necessary to solve word problems related to money by following a step-by-step process. Completing this tutorial chapter might result in your ability to:

  • Calculate unit rates
  • Solve rate problems that have one step
  • Find the ratios of areas and lengths
  • Perform money calculations

As you go through the lessons, you'll find colorful graphics, a lesson summary and a timeline that allows you to view each major section of a video. Professional instructors provide you with information on rates and ratios, and they can offer personalized assistance when you send in your questions interactively. Take the short quizzes and the practice chapter examination to make certain you can address related questions on the MTEL Math assessment.

MTEL Math: Rates and Ratios Chapter Objectives

Answer questions on rates and ratios during the computer-delivered MTEL Math examination's first subarea, Number Sense and Operations. The first of five multiple-choice subareas, Number Sense and Operations has three objectives and 14 - 16 multiple-choice questions. It amounts to 12% of the approximate test weighting. A sixth subarea is categorized as open-response. Provide answers to 100 multiple-choice questions and two open-response assignments during the four-hour assessment. Earning a score of at least 240 is a requirement.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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