# Ch 40: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Properties of Lines

Explore short video lessons and take lesson quizzes to help you recall properties of lines as your get ready to take the NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics assessment. You can test your understanding of these concepts by taking the lesson quizzes found throughout the chapter.

## NMTA Middle Grades Math: Properties of Lines - Chapter Summary

You can use the video lessons in this chapter to strengthen your knowledge of properties of lines as you prepare for the NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics assessment. The lessons explore line segments, geometric constructions, angles and more so you're prepared to answer questions that address the following on the test:

• Defining and measuring line segments and rays
• Understanding points, lines and angles in geometry
• Making geometric constructions with lines, angles and tools
• Getting the gist of line segment bisection and midpoint theorem
• Identifying vertical, corresponding, alternate interior and other types of angles
• Measuring complementary, supplementary, vertical and adjacent angles
• Constructing an angle bisector in geometry

Instructors in the video lessons offer the methods necessary to ensure you fully understand the properties of lines as you prepare for the exam. The videos are also highly entertaining, making the preparation process fun.

### Objectives of the NMTA Middle Grades Math: Properties of Lines Chapter

The goal of the NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics assessment is to determine how well you understand the subject as you get ready to teach in the classroom. It also ensures you're qualified to secure your teaching license or endorsements in New Mexico. The topics covered in this NMTA Middle Grades Math: Properties of Lines chapter are located in the measurement and geometry portion of the test, which constitutes about 25% of the total exam. In addition to watching the video lessons, take time to review the video transcripts to ensure you fully understand the materials. Also, use the lesson quizzes found in this chapter to practice answering questions similar to those found on the test.

The assessment is made up of all multiple-choice questions. The questions typically take the form of short paragraphs, sentences or questions and may be accompanied by diagrams, graphs or illustrations to help solve problems. Each question is followed by a set of four answers, one of which you will be asked to select as the best response.

10 Lessons in Chapter 40: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Properties of Lines
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