Ch 18: ORELA Middle Grades Math: Number Patterns & Sequences

About This Chapter

The state of Oregon uses an NES (National Evaluation Series) test for this particular educator licensure exam. Get ready for the Middle Grades Math test by watching our informative videos on number sequences. The lessons in this chapter review how to find, classify and evaluate different types of mathematical sequences.

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

You can use the lessons in the chapter to help prepare for questions on numerical sequences on the ORELA Middle Grades Math exam for teacher certification in Oregon. The videos cover topics in:

  • Defining mathematical sequences
  • Classifying arithmetic sequences
  • Finding geometric sequences
  • Writing variable expressions

The video lessons in this Number Patterns & Sequences chapter are presented by knowledgeable instructors who provide material in a fun and engaging way. Self-assessment quizzes and an end-of-chapter test are also available.

ORELA Middle Grades Math: Number Patterns & Sequences Chapter Objectives

Though the state of Oregon previously used the ORELA exam for this endorsement, they now use the NES (National Evaluation Series) test. This licensure exam is used to measure the skills of those seeking an endorsement for teaching basic math to middle school students.

The exam is computer-based and includes 150 multiple-choice questions. The questions come from four main content areas: number sense and operations; algebra and functions; measurement and geometry; and statistics, probability and discrete mathematics. Sequences may be covered within the statistics, probability and discrete mathematics section; this content makes up approximately 25% of the test questions. You are allotted four hours and fifteen minutes to complete the exam, and you must earn a score of 225 of higher to pass.

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