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Ch 25: MTLE Basic Skills: Measurement, Shapes & Angles

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In order to correctly study for the MTLE Basic Skills exam, you can get help from us. Our chapter will help you review material that will be on the exam, such as measurement, shapes and angles.

MTLE Basic Skills: Measurement, Shapes & Angles - Chapter Summary

We designed the lessons in this chapter to help you quickly review concepts that will be addressed on the MTLE Basic Skills exam. Some of these include:

  • Circumference and area of circles
  • Finding the area of rectangles and triangles
  • Calculating the surface area of a cube, cylinder, pyramid and rectangular prism
  • Finding the volume of prisms, cylinders, pyramids, cones and spheres
  • Geometric lines, angles and points
  • Obtuse, acute, vertical and other kinds of angles

When you utilize our video lessons, you are giving yourself the chance to efficiently study for the MTLE Basic Skills test. Not only will you have fun throughout each lesson, but you will pick up useful strategies that can help you do well on the exam. You can even verify your understanding of the concepts in this chapter by going through our self-assessment quizzes.

10 Lessons in Chapter 25: MTLE Basic Skills: Measurement, Shapes & Angles
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Circles: Area and Circumference

1. Circles: Area and Circumference

Understanding how to calculate the area and circumference of circles plays a vital role in some of our everyday functions. They serve as the foundation for operating with three-dimensional figures. Learn more about the area and circumference of circles in this lesson.

Area of Triangles and Rectangles

2. Area of Triangles and Rectangles

How do you find out the area of rectangles and triangles? Learn how in this lesson! We'll look at the formulas, then practice solving problems for each shape.

How to Find Surface Area of a Cube and a Rectangular Prism

3. How to Find Surface Area of a Cube and a Rectangular Prism

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to use the formula for the surface area of a rectangular prism. You will know what measurements you need to use it and how you can apply it to a cube as well.

How to Find Surface Area of a Cylinder

4. How to Find Surface Area of a Cylinder

Watch this video lesson to learn the formula you can use to find the surface area of a cylinder. Learn the measurements that you'll need as well as how to use them.

How to Find Surface Area of a Pyramid

5. How to Find Surface Area of a Pyramid

In this video lesson, we will learn how to take any pyramid, whether it's a pyramid in Egypt or a little toy pyramid, and calculate how much paint we will need to paint it. Learn the formula and what is behind it.

Volume of Prisms and Pyramids

6. Volume of Prisms and Pyramids

In this lesson, we'll learn about prisms and pyramids. We'll look at the different types of prisms and pyramids, as well as practice calculating volume for each shape.

Volume of Cylinders, Cones, and Spheres

7. Volume of Cylinders, Cones, and Spheres

In this lesson, we'll learn about the volume formulas for cylinders, cones and spheres. We'll also practice using the formula in a variety of real-world examples where knowing how to calculate volume is helpful.

Combined Figures: Perimeter, Area, and Volume

8. Combined Figures: Perimeter, Area, and Volume

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can break up the shapes in a combined figure to easily find the perimeter, area, and volume of the whole figure.

Points, Lines & Angles in Geometry

9. Points, Lines & Angles in Geometry

After watching this video lesson, you should understand the basic terms that form the foundation of geometry. Learn what a point is, what a line is, what an angle is, and learn about a special type of angle called a right angle.

Types of Angles: Vertical, Corresponding, Alternate Interior & Others

10. Types of Angles: Vertical, Corresponding, Alternate Interior & Others

In addition to basic right, acute, or obtuse angles, there are many other types of angles or angle relationships. In this lesson, we will learn to identify these angle relationships and discuss their measurements.

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