Ch 30: OAE Middle Grades Math: Linear Equations

About This Chapter

Use the engaging video lessons in this chapter to get reacquainted with linear equations as you prepare to take the OAE Middle Grades Mathematics assessment. Brush up on intercepts, graphing undefined slope and more, then take lesson quizzes to assess your comprehension of the materials.

OAE Middle Grades Math: Linear Equations - Chapter Summary

The video lessons in this chapter can help you refresh your understanding of linear equations. The lessons take an in-depth look at this topic to help you answer questions on the OAE Middle Grades Mathematics assessment that address the following:

  • Defining a linear equation
  • Examining intercepts and standard form
  • Understanding abstract algebraic equations
  • Going from a graph to a rule
  • Analyzing how to graph undefined slope, zero slope and more
  • Writing a linear equation

The videos in this chapter offer a comprehensive overview of linear equations to provide you with useful definitions and functions that can help you during the exam. The instructors present linear equations in an engaging manner that makes the learning process fun.

OAE Middle Grades Math: Linear Equations Chapter Objectives

The topics covered in this OAE Middle Grades Math: Linear Equations chapter are found in the algebra and functions portion of the OAE Middle Grades Mathematics assessment, which constitutes about 33% of the total test. The assessment is designed to gauge your understanding of math to ensure you're qualified to secure your educator license and teach this subject in the Ohio middle school classroom. The video lessons can be used to refresh your knowledge of the topics in this chapter. You can also use the self-assessment quiz with each lesson to test your comprehension of the materials and practice answering questions formatted like those on the exam.

All of the questions on the assessment are multiple-choice and some are accompanied by an illustration, diagram or chart that will help you conceptualize and solve problems. Following each question are four answers that typically take the form of equations or solutions. You will be asked to choose one of the four as the best response.

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