# Ch 2: NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Fractions

Let us help you prepare for questions about fractions on the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math test. Strengthen your ability to perform varius calculations with fractions. Our video lesson and quizzes will have you ready in no time.

## NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Fractions - Chapter Summary

New Mexico uses the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Subtest III in Mathematics for teacher certification or endorsement. Our expert instructors would love to help you get ready for this test. This chapter on fractions will help you review the process of calculating, reducing, and simplifying numerical and word problems involving fractions. You might even learn some teaching methods you can use in your future classroom! Our instructors have put together video lessons that are brief but thorough in their review of essential topics like:

• Building, reducing, comparing and ordering fractions
• Converting between improper fractions and mixed numbers
• Calculations involving mixed numbers and like or unlike fractions, including adding and subtracting
• Solving complex fraction problems
• Comparing decimals, fractions and whole numbers using the number line
• Simplifying word problems involving fractions

Each lesson has a corresponding mini-quiz so you can find any weak spots in your comprehension or retention. Re-watch any of the videos as many times as you need. They're easy to navigate so you can skip to the parts you want to review.

### Objectives of the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Fractions Chapter

The NMTA Essential Academic Skills Subset III Mathematics test is a computer-based test of approximately 45 multiple-choice questions that you'll have an hour to complete. Among other math topics, the test will assess your ability to demonstrate knowledge of fractions and convert between them and decimals, percentages, integers, ratios, proportions and exponents. Also, you may find word problems on the test involving fractions. As you can see, our chapter topics correlate well with what you may encounter on the test.

12 Lessons in Chapter 2: NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Fractions
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