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Ch 2: MTTC Math (Secondary): Basic Arithmetic

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Watch the online video lessons in this chapter and you might add to your knowledge of basic arithmetic, including the order of operations and real numbers. Apply these lessons when you answer related questions on the MTTC Math (Secondary) examination.

MTTC Math (Secondary): Basic Arithmetic - Chapter Summary

This chapter's video lessons include steps and examples for solving basic arithmetic problems. Watch and review so that you can better understand and teach the rules for working with inequalities or signed numbers. You'll also be able to revisit strategies for performing mathematical operations with large numbers. As you get set to take the MTTC Math (Secondary) examination, look to this chapter's online lessons for help with:

  • Identifying different kinds of numbers
  • Defining and recognizing the properties of real numbers
  • Outlining the steps of the order of operations
  • Defining inequalities and listing uses for them
  • Explaining the steps required to add, subtract, multiply and divide numbers
  • Understanding how to multiply and perform long division with large numbers
  • Describing how to perform operations with signed numbers

You'll have the opportunity to strengthen your comprehension of these concepts when you review this chapter's video lessons on basic arithmetic. Study at your own pace through the instruction of experienced educators. The lessons include video tags for moving between topics as well as written transcripts that reflect the videos. Complete the lesson quizzes and get answers for any questions you have for instructors in order to prepare for the MTTC Math (Secondary) examination.

11 Lessons in Chapter 2: MTTC Math (Secondary): Basic Arithmetic
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What are the Different Types of Numbers?

1. What are the Different Types of Numbers?

Learn all of the different types of numbers: natural numbers, whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, irrational numbers, and real numbers. This video lesson teaches you how to classify any numbers you come across.

What are Real Numbers? - Definition & Properties

2. What are Real Numbers? - Definition & Properties

There are many definitions of real numbers, but they all lead to the same conclusion. Real numbers are numbers that have a measurable value. Learn more about real numbers with some examples and a quiz to test your knowledge.

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

3. 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.

The Order of Real Numbers: Inequalities

4. The Order of Real Numbers: Inequalities

An inequality is an operation describing how one number can be compared to another. This lesson will describe and define inequalities and the symbols used to represent them. It will also give some examples on how to work with inequalities.

How to Perform Addition: Steps & Examples

5. 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

6. 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

7. 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

8. 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

9. 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

10. 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.

Arithmetic Calculations with Signed Numbers

11. Arithmetic Calculations with Signed Numbers

Signed numbers are often referred to as integers. Integers include both positive and negative numbers. In this lesson, you will learn how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide integers.

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