Ch 44: MTTC Mathematics (Elementary): Coordinate Geometry

About This Chapter

Make sure you're prepared for the MTTC Mathematics (Elementary) exam by reviewing coordinate geometry through this chapter. You'll have the chance to familiarize yourself with related mathematical processes with these lessons.

MTTC Mathematics (Elementary): Coordinate Geometry - Chapter Summary

Students who intend to take the MTTC Mathematics (Elementary) exam can familiarize themselves with coordinate geometry by studying this chapter. The lessons provide instruction on the following topics:

  • Ordered pairs
  • The distance between any two points
  • Usage of the midpoint formula
  • Quadrants of the coordinate plane
  • Problems involving the coordinate plane
  • The coordinate plane and plotted data
  • The axis of symmetry

You'll find a quiz at the end of each lesson that gauges your mathematical abilities. The chapter test encourages you to apply everything you know about coordinate geometry before you take the MTTC Mathematics (Elementary) exam.

7 Lessons in Chapter 44: MTTC Mathematics (Elementary): Coordinate Geometry
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Ordered Pairs on the Coordinate Plane

1. Ordered Pairs on the Coordinate Plane

In this video lesson, you will see how points are plotted on the coordinate plane. Learn the proper way to identify points on the coordinate plane and how to read the points.

How to Find the Distance Between Two Points

2. How to Find the Distance Between Two Points

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to find the distance between any two points on the coordinate plane. Learn what information you and how to plug them in to your formula.

How to Use The Midpoint Formula

3. How to Use The Midpoint Formula

The formula for the midpoint of a line segment will tell you how to find the middle of any line segment on the x, y plane. Learn about this formula and see how it is used to find the midpoint of a line segment.

Plotting Points on the Coordinate Plane

4. Plotting Points on the Coordinate Plane

If you'll be working with a graph, otherwise known as the coordinate plane, it's essential to understand how it works. This includes learning the parts of a graph, identifying points and plotting points.

What is a Coordinate Plane? - Definition, Quadrants & Example

5. What is a Coordinate Plane? - Definition, Quadrants & Example

In this lesson, you'll learn what a coordinate plane is and some coordinate plane terminology. You'll also see a few examples of coordinate planes in action. Then, you can test your new knowledge with a brief quiz.

Solving Word Problems with Plotted Data on a Coordinate Plane

6. Solving Word Problems with Plotted Data on a Coordinate Plane

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to solve word problems that involve plotted points on a coordinate plane. Learn how to choose the right points that will answer your question.

Find the Axis Of Symmetry: Equation, Formula & Vertex

7. Find the Axis Of Symmetry: Equation, Formula & Vertex

This lesson discusses how to locate the axis of symmetry of a parabola in the standard x-y coordinate plane. Learn how the vertex of the parabola relates to its axis of symmetry and how to determine the axis of symmetry from a quadratic equation.

Chapter Practice Exam
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