Ch 2: MTEL Mathematics (Elementary): Mathematical Operations

About This Chapter

Get ready for the MTEL Mathematics (Elementary) exam by using our chapter on mathematical operations. You will find key tools to further your understanding, setting yourself up for success when taking the test.

MTEL Mathematics (Elementary): Mathematical Operations - Chapter Summary

Using the lessons in this chapter gives you a way to quickly improve your ability to work with mathematical operations. You will also review these topics for the exam:

  • Order of operations in math
  • Non-binary and binary operations
  • Performing addition and subtraction
  • Steps involved in multiplication
  • Multiplying large numbers
  • Performing long division
  • Inverse operations in math

Further enhance your ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide by working through this chapter. Lively lessons help you quickly pick up the math concepts you need to do well on the real exam. You also have access to online instructors and transcripts. Whether you are reviewing math principles or learning new techniques, this chapter makes the preparation process fun and easy.

10 Lessons in Chapter 2: MTEL Mathematics (Elementary): Mathematical Operations
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What Is The Order of Operations in Math? - Definition & Examples

1. What Is The Order of Operations in Math? - Definition & Examples

The order of operations is the steps used to simplify any mathematical expression. In this video, learn how to solve problems using these steps and easy tricks to remember them.

Order Of Operations: Definition, Problems & Examples

2. Order Of Operations: Definition, Problems & Examples

In this lesson, we'll discuss order of operations. We'll look at what the order is, how some people remember it, and one of the most common misconceptions people have regarding it.

Binary and Non-Binary Operations

3. Binary and Non-Binary Operations

Binary and non-binary are two terms that might really scare you, much like an operation may scare you. But don't worry, this lesson is super fun and super easy. You'll learn the definitions of these terms and see examples of each.

How to Perform Addition: Steps & Examples

4. How to Perform Addition: Steps & Examples

Addition is one of the basic operations of math. You can say that the whole of mathematics is based on addition. Without addition, we wouldn't have higher math. Watch this video to learn how to add.

How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples

5. How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples

Subtraction is one of the basic operations in math. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can view and understand subtraction so that you can easily perform it.

How to Perform Multiplication: Steps & Examples

6. How to Perform Multiplication: Steps & Examples

Multiplication, one of the basic operations of math, is important not just in elementary math but also in higher math. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can multiply with ease.

How to Multiply Large Numbers: Steps and Examples

7. How to Multiply Large Numbers: Steps and Examples

After watching this video lesson you will be able to multiply any two numbers together. You will learn how to use your knowledge of multiplying smaller numbers together to multiply larger numbers with ease.

How to Perform Division: Steps & Examples

8. How to Perform Division: Steps & Examples

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can divide. Division is one of the basic operations of math. It is one of the fundamental operations that all higher mathematics depends upon.

Performing Long Division with Large Numbers: Steps and Examples

9. Performing Long Division with Large Numbers: Steps and Examples

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to divide larger numbers. You'll learn an easy to follow procedure that you can use to divide any two numbers.

Inverse Operations in Math: Definition & Examples

10. Inverse Operations in Math: Definition & Examples

In mathematics, inverse operations are operations that 'undo' each other. Most operations have an inverse. This lesson describes the most common operations and their inverses, and it provides some examples and a quiz to cement your knowledge.

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