Ch 8: NMTA Middle Grades Math: Scientific Notation

About This Chapter

In New Mexico, the NMTA Middle Grades Mathematics test has been replaced by the National Evaluation Series Middle Grades Mathematics test. Explore fun video lessons and take lesson quizzes to reacquaint yourself with scientific notation as you get ready to take the NES Middle Grades Mathematics test.

NMTA Middle Grades Math: Scientific Notation - Chapter Summary

Check out the short video lessons in this chapter to help you remember the basics of scientific notation as you prepare to take your NES Middle Grades Math test. You can use the comprehensive instruction in these lessons to help you remember this topic so you'll be prepared to answer questions on your exam that ask you about:

  • Defining scientific notation
  • Understanding examples of scientific notation
  • Converting numbers in scientific notation
  • Comparing numbers written in scientific notation

The video lessons showcase instructors who offer lively presentations combining visual and audio effects that make learning the materials fun. You can also read video transcripts to reinforce what's learned in the lessons so that you're sure you fully comprehend scientific notation as you prepare for the assessment.

Objectives of the NMTA Middle Grades Math: Scientific Notation Chapter

The NES Middle Grades Math test assesses your understanding of this subject matter to make sure you're skilled enough to teach in an academic setting and are qualified to secure your teaching license. The topics covered in this NMTA Middle Grades Math: Scientific Notation chapter are located in the numbers and sense portion of the test. This portion constitutes about 17% of the total exam. The chapter's video lessons reinforce the knowledge that will be vital for success on this assessment and the lesson quizzes help test that knowledge while offering access to questions very similar to those you'll see on test day.

All of the questions on the assessment are multiple choice and typically take the form of short paragraphs, sentences or questions. You may find questions that provide illustrations, diagrams or graphs to illustrate concepts or help you solve word problems. Each question is followed by four answers, one of which you will be required to choose as the best option.

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