# Ch 16: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Percents

New Mexico has replaced the NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics assessment with the National Evaluation Series Middle Grades Mathematics assessment. Explore engaging video lessons and take lesson quizzes to brush up on your knowledge of percents as you get ready to take your NES Middle Grades Mathematics assessment.

## NMTA Middle Grades Math: Percents - Chapter Summary

Use the video lessons in this chapter to help you remember the basics of percents in mathematics so you'll feel prepared to tackle this portion of the NES Middle Grades Mathematics assessment. The lessons are designed to help you recall definitions and perform functions so you'll be able to answer the following types of problems on the test:

• Defining percents
• Converting from percent notation to decimal notation and fraction notation
• Changing between decimals and percents
• Solving problems using percents
• Converting fraction notation to percent notation
• Understanding how to change between decimals and percents
• Solving word problems that use percents

The instructors in the video lessons offer lively presentations with visual and audio effects that keep you engaged. This unique approach to online instruction makes learning fun while ensuring you have the knowledge necessary to answer questions confidently on exam day.

### NMTA Middle Grades Math: Percents Chapter Objectives

The NES Middle Grades Mathematics assessment tests your knowledge of this subject area to ensure you're prepared to teach in an academic setting and are qualified to obtain your New Mexico teaching license. The NMTA Middle Grades Math: Percents chapter topics are found in the number sense and operations section of the test. This section constitutes about 17% of the total exam. The video lessons in this chapter can be helpful in reacquainting you with the basics of percents. Self-assessment quizzes are also available to reinforce this knowledge and give you access to the types of questions you'll find on the exam.

All of the questions on the assessment are multiple-choice and typically take the form of sentences, short paragraphs and questions. Following each question are four answers, one of which you will be asked to choose as the best option.

9 Lessons in Chapter 16: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Percents
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