# Ch 7: NES Math: Reasoning

Use these lessons to refresh your understanding of how to use various types of reasoning to solve math problems. The study tools in this guide can help you as you review information for the NES Math test.

## NES Math: Reasoning - Chapter Summary

This chapter's lessons offer an opportunity to review reasoning in mathematics and rediscover how it can be used to solve problems. Use our videos and quizzes to prepare for NES Math test questions on topics that include:

• Inductive, deductive and connective reasoning
• Math principles for problem solving
• The guess, check and revise method of problem solving
• Estimation
• How to solve problems using mathematical models

You can watch these video lessons as your schedule allows using a computer, smartphone or tablet. They are short, averaging about five minutes each, and filled with examples and animations that can make your review for the NES Math test enjoyable. You can take short quizzes and a chapter exam to evaluate your learning, and there's a sheet of quiz questions you can print and use for offline study. A text transcript of each lesson is available, with important concepts and terms highlighted.

### NES Math: Reasoning Objectives

Five states use the NES Math test as one of the conditions for licensing to teach mathematics at the secondary school level. The test contains five content domains, and questions on reasoning are in the Mathematical Processes and Number Sense content domain. This makes up 19% of the test's total score.

All questions on the NES Math test are multiple-choice, like the questions in our lesson quizzes and the chapter exam. Our tests let you get a feel for what you'll encounter on the NES test, and they also let you assess your learning. The answer keys contain links back to the lessons, so if you answer a question incorrectly, it's easy to jump back to the right spot and review that information.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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