Ch 15: NES Middle Grades Math: Introduction to Decimals

About This Chapter

This chapter contains online video lessons that provide an introduction to decimals. Study as you prepare to sit for the NES Middle Grades Math examination. Each lesson is followed by a brief, multiple-choice self-assessment quiz.

NES Middle Grades Math - Introduction to Decimals - Chapter Summary

These video lessons teach the fundamentals of decimals, including how to read and write them as well as how to count with them. As you prepare to take the NES Middle Grades Math examination for teacher certification, you can also review the rules for rounding decimals. Examples and graphics are provided that are designed to increase your knowledge. Watching the informational videos could help you with:

  • Using and performing calculations with decimals
  • Understanding the rules of place values
  • Writing decimal numbers using words
  • Comparing decimals to determine greatest versus least

All of this chapter's video lessons are taught by expert instructors. Recall what you already comprehend about decimals by viewing the lessons and taking the corresponding quizzes. The animated lessons are short, and they can be accessed around the clock via your mobile technology. You can speed up the review process by studying only what you need to brush up on. You may pause and rewind the videos, or you can use the video tags under the timeline link. There, you can locate and quickly jump between each of the videos' main topics.

NES Middle Grades Math - Introduction to Decimals Objectives

Prove your ability to solve problems with decimals during the first content domain of the four-content domain NES Middle Grades Math examination. Titled Number Sense and Operations, the first domain is worth about 17% of the whole assessment score. While you'll also need to know about topics such as algebra and geometry, the material in this chapter is representative of some of the questions you'll find on the examination. Provide your most accurate answers to the computer-based assessment's 150 multiple-choice questions as you attempt to qualify for a middle grades mathematics teaching endorsement. You'll be granted four hours and 15 minutes for completion.

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