# Ch 1: NMTA Math: Properties of Real Numbers

Our short video lessons and self-assessment quizzes make the process of studying real number concepts quick and easy as you prepare for the NMTA Math teacher certification exam.

## NMTA Math: Properties of Real Numbers - Chapter Summary

Use the lessons in this chapter to review real number properties as you prepare for the NMTA Math exam. Upon completion of this chapter, you will be able to:

• List and define the types real numbers and give examples
• Identify composite and prime numbers
• Explain and implement the commutative and associative properties and the multiplication property of zero
• Find the greatest common factor, least common multiple and prime factorization
• Outline the mathematical order of operations

Our short video lessons help you cover material quickly, and videos tags let you skip directly to a topic. You can also review the lesson transcripts that feature important terminology, definitions and examples. As you complete each of the lessons, take the self-assessment quiz to confirm your understanding of the principles as you prepare for the NMTA Math exam.

### Objectives of the NMTA Math: Properties of Real Numbers Chapter

The NMTA Math certification exam assesses your knowledge of math concepts that include numbers and operations, algebra, functions, measurement, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, statistics, probability and discrete math. The topics covered in this Properties of Real Numbers chapter are part of the Mathematical Processes and Number Sense domain, which equates to approximately 19% of the NES Mathematics test (about 26 questions). To become familiar with the testing format and confirm your understanding of the material, complete the self-assessment quizzes throughout the chapter.

The exam is computer-based and comprised of approximately 150 multiple-choice questions. It must be completed within four hours and fifteen minutes. An on-screen scientific calculator, a formulas page and on-screen reference materials are available for your use while testing.

9 Lessons in Chapter 1: NMTA Math: Properties of Real Numbers
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