Ch 35: NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: The Pythagorean Theorem

About This Chapter

Review the rules for interpreting the Pythagorean theorem before you sit for the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Mathematics examination. For your convenience, this chapter includes video lessons and brief quizzes on the subject.

NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: The Pythagorean Theorem - Chapter Summary

This chapter's online lessons on the Pythagorean theorem cover the basics. Utilize the lessons to solidify your understanding and ensure that you're prepared for questions on the Pythagorean theorem when you take the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Mathematics examination. The videos are designed to remind you of the geometric theorem's applications, and they provide examples of its use. Watch the video lessons for assistance with:

  • Discovering how the Pythagorean theorem is used to solve equations
  • Calculating the length of a right triangle's missing side by using the Pythagorean theorem
  • Revisiting the ways in which the theorem is used on a daily basis
  • Explaining the link between the Pythagorean theorem and the law of cosines

The material in the interactive video lessons is presented by credentialed and experienced educators. Absorb the information on the Pythagorean theorem at your own pace, and study wherever you have Internet access so that you're ready when you take the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Mathematics examination. In addition to features such as text transcripts and video tags that locate facts quickly, your questions on the Pythagorean theorem can be submitted for expert help. When you have refreshed your memory sufficiently, test your knowledge by taking the handy self-assessment quizzes.

NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: The Pythagorean Theorem Chapter Objectives

After you've watched each of this chapter's videos and recalled the fundamentals of the Pythagorean theorem, you should be prepared for this teaching certification exam. You can demonstrate your ability to understand and teach the concepts and applications of the Pythagorean theorem to your own students when you sit for the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Mathematics examination. The assessment is computer-based and consists of 45 multiple-choice questions on the above topics as well as a number of mathematics areas. You will be allotted one hour to complete the examination.

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