# Ch 14: PLACE Mathematics: Absolute Value Problems

The PLACE Mathematics exam tests prospective Colorado math teachers' overall knowledge of their subject. The required exam features a section on absolute value. This study guide provides an in depth examination of absolute value to help you prepare for the PLACE Mathematics. Each interactive lesson also provides you with questions in the test's same format.

## PLACE Mathematics Exam: Absolute Value Problems - Chapter Summary

Absolute value is a key component of the PLACE Mathematics exam. This study guide covers it in detail. The brief video lessons go over the meaning of absolute value and help you work through a number of practice problems as well. By the end of the chapter, you will have mastered exam topics such as:

• The definition of absolute value
• Strategies for solving absolute value problems
• Graphing absolute values
• Graphing absolute value equations
• Transforming absolute value graphs

Each lesson breaks down a larger concept into bite-sized chunks that are easy to review. Our instructors use engaging animations and illustrations to make your test preparation fun. Studying each of the lessons slowly and then making sure to master each type of problem can lead to your success on the test.

### PLACE Mathematics Exam: Absolute Value Objectives

The multiple-choice PLACE Math exam has five areas: foundations of mathematics, functions and relations, probability, measurement and geometry, and calculus. The absolute value section of the exam is part of the functions and relations section of the PLACE Mathematics exam. This section examines your knowledge of the many different types of functions, their graphs, and their relation to the real world.

Absolute value concepts could possibly factor into different and more complex questions. As you go through the lessons, the study guide will help you connect the absolute value ideas with other math topics, particularly polynomial, rational, and radical functions.

5 Lessons in Chapter 14: PLACE Mathematics: Absolute Value Problems
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