Ch 25: NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Types of Angles

About This Chapter

Study for the NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math assessment with the help of fun video lessons in this chapter. Learn more about types of angles and take self-assessment quizzes to gauge your understanding of the materials.

NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Types of Angles - Chapter Summary

This chapter is designed to help you strengthen your knowledge of types of angles so you're prepared to answer related questions on the NES Essential Academic Skills Subset III: Mathematics assessment, which has replaced this NMTA test. After watching the video lessons, you will be prepared to address the following:

  • Describing types of angles, including vertical, corresponding and alternate interior
  • Defining and describing the acute angle
  • Explaining the meaning of an obtuse angle
  • Understanding and exploring the formula for a right angle

You can watch the videos in sequence or choose an order that works best for you as you study for the exam. Clickable video timelines allow you to jump to specific topics within the lessons to further strengthen your review of the materials.

NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Types of Angles Chapter Objectives

The NMTA Essential Academic Skills Math: Types of Angles chapter aims to prepare you for the questions you'll see related to angles on the assessment. Topics covered in this chapter are located in competency 0003, which focuses on understanding measurement principles and geometry concepts. Reviewing this chapter can get you closer to achieving your goal of passing the assessment and securing New Mexico initial teacher licensure. In addition to watching the video lessons, you can take self-assessment quizzes to practice answering questions formatted similarly to those on the exam.

The assessment is composed of 45 multiple-choice questions that focus on specific test competencies designed to gauge your readiness to teach mathematics in the classroom. Questions cover a range of basic mathematical skills to more complex concepts. You'll find some diagrams, graphs and other illustrations with questions that will be used for problem-solving purposes. Following each question will be four answers, one of which you will be asked to choose as the correct response.

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