# Ch 1: NYSTCE Mathematics: Fractions, Decimals & Percents

### About This Chapter

## NYSTCE Mathematics: Fractions, Decimals and Percents - Chapter Summary

Use this chapter to brush up on the rules for solving problems with fractions, decimals and percents. The online animated lessons will provide you with opportunities to practice reading and writing decimals, raising and relating fractions and utilizing shortcuts when working with percents. Learn to make estimations in mathematics, and discover how to find the whole and part of percent problems. When you complete the study process, you might be capable of:

- Defining fractions and percents
- Reducing fractions and calculating the least common denominators
- Solving percentages, decimals and complex fractions as well as problems involving mixed numbers and improper fractions
- Converting between mixed numbers and improper fractions
- Switching from percents to fractions
- Changing between decimals and fractions
- Solving math problems with estimation
- Understand the steps needed to solve word problems

Go over the online tutorial lessons as often as necessary so that you can confidently answer the NYSTCE Mathematics examination's related questions. You can learn from the instructors' narration, the on-screen graphics, the detailed transcripts and the self-assessment quizzes that will tell you if you're making progress in your studies. As information is displayed throughout the videos, you can pause the lessons in order to take notes. You'll also have the option of finding corresponding information in the lesson transcripts.

### 1. How to Solve Complex Fractions

Did you know fractions can nest within fractions? In this lesson, we'll learn about complex fractions and look at two different methods for solving them.

### 2. Solving Problems using Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Fractions don't just live in math problems. They're all around us, helping us through our lives. In this lesson, we'll look at real scenarios where your ability to work with fractions can save the day.

### 3. Solve Problems Using Percents

Percents are your friend. Think of all the cool things percents do for you. They save you money, and they tell you how well you are doing in school. Learn how you can solve problems with percents in this video lesson.

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### Other Chapters

Other chapters within the NYSTCE Mathematics (004): Practice & Study Guide course

- NYSTCE Mathematics: Complex Numbers
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Factoring & Divisibility
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Exponents
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Patterns & Functions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Understanding Algebraic Expressions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Solving Algebraic Equations
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Linear Equations
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Quadratic Functions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Polynomial Functions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Exponential Expressions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Absolute Value Expressions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Rational Expressions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Radical Expressions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Exponential & Logarithmic Functions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Trigonometry
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Applications of Trigonometry
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Calculus Concepts
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Calculus Applications
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Principles of Measurement
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Lines & Angles
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Parallel Lines & Symmetry
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Geometric Construction
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Geometric Shapes
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Triangle Proofs & Theorems
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Geometric Solids
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Conic Sections
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Vector Operations
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Transformations in Geometry
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Coordinate Geometry
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Sequences & Series
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Counting Strategies
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Probability
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Probability Distributions
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Data Analysis & Statistics
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Sampling & Prediction
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Regression & Correlation
- NYSTCE Mathematics: Discrete Mathematics
- NYSTCE Mathematics Flashcards