# Ch 22: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Absolute Value

In New Mexico, the NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics assessment is used as a precursor to educator licensing. Explore fun video lessons in this chapter to get a better grasp of absolute value as you get ready to take your NMTA Middle Grades Math assessment.

## NMTA Middle Grades Math: Absolute Value - Chapter Summary

This chapter offers video lessons designed to help you brush up on absolute value while you prepare for the NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics assessment. Explore the lessons to refresh your memory on the rules for solving absolute value equations. Doing so will prepare you to answer questions on the test related to the following:

• Defining absolute value
• Evaluating absolute value expressions
• Solving an absolute value expression
• Graphing an absolute value and doing transformations
• Finding the absolute value of a real number
• Working with dilations, reflections and transformation
• Understanding how to graph absolute value expressions
• Solving absolute value practice problems

The video lessons in this chapter are entertaining, offering visual and audio effects designed to keep you engaged while you learn the information. After completing this chapter, you will have gained the knowledge necessary to tackle the portion of the exam that includes questions on absolute value.

### NMTA Middle Grades Math: Absolute Value Chapter Objectives

The NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics assessment is designed to test your comprehension of the subject area to ensure you're prepared for classroom instruction and teacher licensure in New Mexico. The topics covered in the NMTA Middle Grades Math: Absolute Value chapter are found in the algebra and functions portion of the assessment, which constitutes about 33% of the exam. Watch the video lessons in this chapter to explore absolute value in greater depth and use the quizzes to test your comprehension of the materials. The quizzes are also valuable in helping you practice answering questions similar to those you'll find on the exam.

All of the questions on the NMTA Middle Grades Math assessment are multiple-choice. They typically take the form of short paragraphs, questions or sentences and may be accompanied by illustrations, graphs or diagrams to better outline concepts. Following each question is a set of four answers, one of which you will be required to choose as the best option.

7 Lessons in Chapter 22: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Absolute Value
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