# Ch 12: PECT PAPA: Fractions

A solid understanding of fractions is required of candidates for the PECT PAPA examination. Hone your knowledge through this chapter's online tutorial videos. They include quizzes and a practice chapter examination that measure your progress.

## PECT PAPA: Fractions - Chapter Summary

These video lessons explore strategies that make it easier to solve problems with fractions. As you get ready for the PECT PAPA examination, you can review the rules for performing operations with mixed numbers, unlike fractions and complex fractions. Permit this chapter to help you with:

• Exploring different kinds of fractions
• Reducing and raising fractions, and ordering and comparing fractions
• Identifying least common denominators
• Switching between mixed numbers and improper fractions, and vice versa
• Adding and subtracting mixed numbers and like fractions as well as unlike fractions
• Dividing and multiplying mixed numbers and fractions
• Solving complex fractions

Complete with examples, quizzes and an ask-a-question feature, these lessons include everything you need to grow in knowledge and to prepare for some questions on the PECT PAPA examination. Self-paced and short, the video lessons are presented by seasoned educators who make the learning process fun. Use the video tags that highlight main topics, refer to the text transcripts and check out related courses by clicking the appropriate tab.

### PECT PAPA: Fractions Chapter Objectives

When you sit for the PECT PAPA examination, you'll have to complete three modules: Reading, Mathematics and Writing. Your knowledge of fractions will be expressed during the Mathematics module. Apply what you remember from this chapter and your earlier schooling as you seek initial teaching certification in Pennsylvania. The Mathematics subarea of the computer-based examination consists of 36 selected-response questions, and it has a time limit of about 75 minutes. The Reading and Writing modules also have 36 selected-response questions and take up to 45 and 75 minutes for completion, respectively.

11 Lessons in Chapter 12: PECT PAPA: Fractions
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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