Ch 33: NMTA Math: Foundations of Geometry

About This Chapter

Let our lessons help you refresh your knowledge of geometry terms, the axiomatic system and geometric postulates as you prepare for the NMTA Math exam. Using these videos and quizzes may help you be ready for exam questions on these topics.

NMTA Math: Foundations of Geometry - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter offer a chance to review some of the basic principles of geometry, including the definition of the axiomatic system and relevant algebraic laws. Our videos can help you correctly answer questions on these topics when you take the NMTA Math exam:

  • Stating properties of the axiomatic system
  • Exploring the significance of undefined terms of geometry
  • Looking at properties and postulates of geometric figures
  • Exploring algebraic laws and geometric postulates

These lessons are developed by instructors who are experts in the field and who are aware of what the NMTA exam requires. The videos and quizzes offer a sound review of these topics.

Objectives of the NMTA Math: Foundations of Geometry Chapter

In New Mexico, passing the NMTA Math exam is mandatory for certification as a math teacher. Questions on the information related in this Foundations of Geometry chapter are in the exam's subarea on measurement and geometry, which comprises 19% of the entire exam.

All the questions in the exam are multiple-choice, requiring you to read a statement and choose the best answer from four options. The quizzes that follow our video lessons are also multiple-choice, so they provide a good opportunity to practice taking this type of exam. In addition, they allow you to assess your knowledge and see if you need further review of any topics before test day.

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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