# Ch 53: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Probability

Our chapter on probability will have you ready for questions about probability on the NMTA Middle Grades Math test. Our expert instructors, video lessons and practice quizzes are just what you need.

## NMTA Middle Grades Math: Probability - Chapter Summary

If you'll be taking this test and need a little review on probability, we can help you do that. Our instructors are experts in math and education and have put together some great lessons in video form (as well as text) you can watch anytime and anywhere. The videos are brief, so cue them up from your mobile device when you have quick breaks in your schedule throughout the day. They'll lead you through a review of topics like:

• Calculating probabilities of simple conditional, independent and dependent events
• Using the Fundamental Counting Principle
• Calculating permutation and math combinations and their probabilities

The short quiz following each lesson will help summarize the information and confirm your retention. This way, you'll feel well prepared on test day.

### Objectives for the NMTA Middle Grades Math: Probability Chapter

The NMTA Middle Grades Math test is what New Mexico uses for teacher certification or endorsement. The test is computer-based and all multiple choice. The 150 questions are subdivided into 4 content domains. The fourth, Statistics, Probability and Discrete Mathematics, accounts for about 25% of the test and is where you'll find most questions about probability. Specifically, the test will try to determine your ability to calculate and simulate probabilities of simple and compound events using counting principles and a variety of graphic representations. As you may be able to tell from our chapter summary, our topics correlate with and expound upon these test objectives.

7 Lessons in Chapter 53: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Probability
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Chapter Practice Exam
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