# Ch 16: MTEL Middle School Math/Science: Principles of Algebra

As you prepare for the MTEL Mathematics/Science (Middle School) exam, this chapter will help you review distributive processes and properties, simplification rules and graphing procedures in algebra.

## MTEL Middle School Math/Science: Principles of Algebra - Chapter Summary

Watch our professional instructors in this chapter of lesson videos to improve your algebraic skills for the Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensure (MTEL) Mathematics/Science (Middle School) exam. In these lessons, you will review the principles of algebra and improve your understanding of:

• Distributing multiple terms in algebra
• Commutative and associative properties
• Distributive property
• Combining like terms when simplifying expressions
• Using the addition and multiplication principles to solve equations
• Graphing one- and two-variable inequalities

For an additional review of these lessons, read the transcripts that offer written overviews of the above principles, which you can use to fortify your understanding. After studying these lessons, take the quizzes to gauge your knowledge. Using the video tags from your quiz results, go to the locations of the videos that discuss the material you didn't master and study it to improve your comprehension.

### MTEL Middle School Math/Science: Principles of Algebra Objectives

Individuals seeking certification from the state of Massachusetts take the MTEL Mathematics/Science (Middle School) exam to demonstrate their scientific knowledge and mathematical skills. It is a computer-based certification exam that involves 100 multiple-choice and two constructed-response questions, administered in a four-hour testing session. Of the material covered in it, 12% will test your understanding of mathematical patterns, relations and algebra. This chapter has been assembled to help you improve your algebraic skills by reviewing the principles of algebra.

9 Lessons in Chapter 16: MTEL Middle School Math/Science: Principles of Algebra
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
Not Taken
Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
Not Taken

### Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.