Ch 35: OAE Middle Grades Math: Number Patterns & Sequences

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You can rediscover special techniques for recognizing number patterns and sequences by viewing the video lessons in this chapter. Determine your readiness for the OAE Middle Grades Mathematics test by taking the lessons quizzes.

OAE Middle Grades Math: Number Patterns & Sequences - Chapter Summary

Get back to basics by reviewing these lessons on sequences and number patterns. Brush up on these and other arithmetic-related topics as you get ready for the OAE Middle Grades Mathematics test. After you finish this chapter, you should have a greater comprehension of these topics:

  • Mathematical sequences
  • Classification of arithmetic sequences
  • Determining geometric sequences
  • Variable expression evaluation
  • Writing arithmetic sequences with variable expressions

Our instructors have designed these video lessons as a way to reintroduce you to such concepts. Each lesson can be completed in a matter of minutes, and you can watch our lessons in any order. You may want to evaluate whether you are truly ready for taking the OAE Middle Grades Mathematics test, so we provide assessment tools in the form of quizzes and a chapter exam.

OAE Middle Grades Math: Number Patterns & Sequences Objectives

Before teaching mathematics to students in grades 4-9, Ohio teachers have to take one pedagogical assessment test as well as one content assessment test, which is the OAE Middle Grades Mathematics test. This particular content assessment analyzes a teacher's ability to perform mathematical operations across the major fields of study associated with the learning standards for students within this age range. Questions about sequences and number patterns fall in operations and number sense domain of the test; 17% of the multiple-choice questions on this assessment are part of that domain.

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