Ch 18: NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Exponentials & Logarithms

About This Chapter

New Mexico has replaced the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math examination for teacher certification with the National Evaluation Series (NES) examination. Enhance your chances of passing it by studying this chapter on exponentials and logarithms.

NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math - Exponentials and Logarithms - Chapter Summary

Watch this chapter's online video lessons in order to get a handle on exponential and logarithmic forms. By reviewing topics such as the quotient and power properties and solving practice equations, you may be able to successfully answer related questions when you're sitting for the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math examination. Go through this chapter's video lessons so that you can:

  • Create a graph of an exponential function
  • Explain the process of exponential growth
  • Define and evaluate logarithms
  • Use logarithmic properties and solve practice problems
  • Apply similar and different bases when solving exponential equations
  • Utilize the product property when solving logarithmic equations

The above concepts are explained in step-by-step detail by instructors who provide examples to ensure your understanding. If you're unclear about any of the information, simply submit your questions or use the convenient video tags to see specific scenes again. You might also read along with the written transcripts that accompany the video lessons. Assessment quizzes and a practice examination are included to help you chart your progress.

NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math - Exponentials and Logarithms Objectives

The NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math examination is administered by computer. The information illustrated in this chapter can also be found on the examination. When taking the subtest, you'll exhibit your knowledge of number properties as well as your ability to solve word problems and to teach complex mathematical theories. You should allow up to one hour to take the examination, which consists of 45 multiple-choice questions.

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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