Ch 35: MTLE Basic Skills: Mathematical Language & Connections

About This Chapter

Make sure you are ready for the MTLE Basic Skills exam by going through this helpful chapter. In it, you will find useful information about mathematical language and connections, two concepts that will be on the exam.

MTLE Basic Skills: Mathematical Language & Connections - Chapter Summary

In order to develop the right strategies to solve problems on the MTLE Basic Skills exam, you can go through the interactive lessons in this chapter. They are designed to help you review the following topics:

  • Definition and examples of function notation
  • Exponential notation
  • Definition and examples of scientific notation
  • The use of set builder notation
  • Techniques that turn math sentences into inequalities
  • The relationship between math and other disciplines

If you would like, instructors can help you through each lesson and can answer questions you may have about math concepts. Our video lessons are short and designed to be interactive. They can help you quickly pick up skills and knowledge that will prove to be useful when you're taking the exam. Picking up details about different types of math notations won't be as difficult or time-consuming thanks to this chapter.

6 Lessons in Chapter 35: MTLE Basic Skills: Mathematical Language & Connections
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What is Function Notation: Definition & Examples

1. What is Function Notation: Definition & Examples

After completing this lesson, you will be able to recognize function notation. You will also be able to evaluate functions correctly using function notation.

How to Use Exponential Notation

2. How to Use Exponential Notation

Exponential notation is a mathematical method for writing longer multiplication problems in a simplified manner. This lesson will define how to work with exponential notation and give some examples of how it is used.

Scientific Notation: Definition and Examples

3. Scientific Notation: Definition and Examples

Scientific notation is a special way of writing numbers so they are easier to work with. This lesson will define scientific notations and show some examples of how to convert numbers from standard notation to scientific notation and back.

How to Write Sets Using Set Builder Notation

4. How to Write Sets Using Set Builder Notation

Set builder notation allows the user to indicate specific items that are to be included within a set. In this lesson, we will learn how to write sets using set builder notation.

Translating Math Sentences to Inequalities

5. Translating Math Sentences to Inequalities

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can easily translate math sentences into inequalities. Once you know how to do this, solving word problems becomes that much easier.

Connections Between Math & Other Disciplines

6. Connections Between Math & Other Disciplines

As a math teacher, you don't have to just teach the math concepts. You can also show how these math concepts work in the real world. You can even make connections with the other classes your students are taking. Learn more in this lesson.

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