Ch 12: MTLE Elementary Education: Patterns & Functions

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Get prepared for the MTLE Elementary Education exam by looking through this chapter. It can help you quickly review patterns and functions through a series of fun lessons and practice quizzes.

MTLE Elementary Education: Patterns & Functions - Chapter Summary

If you need to get ready for patterns and functions questions on the MTLE Elementary Education exam, you can use this chapter to review material you already know or pick up new information. The lessons are designed to help you with:

  • Sorting patterns and objects by attributes
  • Solving one-step algebra problems
  • Utilizing multiple steps to solve equations
  • Solving one-step and two-step linear inequalities
  • Defining and understanding the basics and key terms of a function

Go through our interactive video lessons to review different pattern and function-related concepts. Utilize the lesson quizzes to check your progress and make sure you are on track. If you have questions, our subject-matter experts are here to help!

6 Lessons in Chapter 12: MTLE Elementary Education: Patterns & Functions
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Recognizing Patterns of Object & Sorting by Attributes

1. Recognizing Patterns of Object & Sorting by Attributes

Recognizing patterns of objects and sorting by their attributes opens the door to real world problem solving and reasoning skills. Patterns are used in Math at all skill levels, from the very basic sorting of colors and shapes to higher level STEM related concepts.

How to Solve One-Step Algebra Equations in Word Problems

2. How to Solve One-Step Algebra Equations in Word Problems

Word problems may be considered the most evil math invention ever, but never fear! Just watch this video lesson and you will know how to methodically translate these word problems into simple math and then to solve it.

How to Solve Equations with Multiple Steps

3. How to Solve Equations with Multiple Steps

In algebra, when you want to solve an equation for a particular variable, you will need to perform multiple steps that include adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing. Watch this video lesson to learn the order you need to do these steps.

Solving One-Step Linear Inequalities

4. Solving One-Step Linear Inequalities

In this video lesson, you will learn how you can solve any kind of linear inequality that only requires one step. Learn when you need to subtract, when you need to add, when you need to multiply, and when you need to divide.

Solving Two-Step Linear Inequalities

5. Solving Two-Step Linear Inequalities

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to solve any kind of linear inequality problem where you only have to perform two steps. You will know in what order to perform each step and you will know just what kind of operation you need to do.

What is a Function: Basics and Key Terms

6. What is a Function: Basics and Key Terms

Mapping numbers sounds complex, but we do it when we buy gasoline. We pump gasoline, and the gas station charges us based on the amount of gas that we pump. Learn how this relates to functions while reviewing the basics and notations in this lesson.

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