# Ch 6: Numerical Ability: Reasoning & Data Interpretation

If a huge exam is approaching, this overview of numerical reasoning and data interpretation will boost your understanding of reasoning in mathematics as well as the process of solving word problems, organizing data, and more. You could even use this chapter's lessons for homework help.

## Numerical Ability: Reasoning & Data Interpretation - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter provide an overview of numerical reasoning and data interpretation. You'll review connective reasoning, a 3-step process for solving problems, and techniques for personalizing word problems. You'll also look at how to eliminate fractions to solve problems. After completing the chapter, you should be prepared to:

• Describe the difference between inductive and deductive reasoning in mathematics
• Use Polya's four-step problem-solving process
• Detail mathematical principles that can be used to solve any problem
• Explain the correct way to set up a math problem
• Restate, personalize, simplify, and solve different types of word problems
• Relate distance to change in position and calculate average speed
• Organize and understand data by using tables and schedules
• Interpret bar graphs and pie charts

These lessons will help you quickly get up to speed on the topics covered. You can use the Help feature to submit questions to instructors if you get stuck on a topic. Video timelines let you easily navigate to specific topics. A brief multiple-choice quiz is available for each lesson to test your knowledge. Study offline by printing out the quiz/worksheet.

13 Lessons in Chapter 6: Numerical Ability: Reasoning & Data Interpretation
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