# Ch 3: PLACE Mathematics: Decimals & Percents

Allow us to help with your PLACE Mathematics exam preparations by watching our video lessons about percentages and decimals. Review these engaging lessons to learn the rules for decimals and percents, and then practice by solving word problems.

## PLACE Mathematics: Decimals & Percents - Chapter Summary

View the video lessons in this chapter to discover how to interpret equations that contain decimals or percents. The included lessons break down these topics into the finite details, which lets you fully explore each topic as you prepare for the PLACE Mathematics exam. Upon completing this chapter, you should be able to answer questions that address the following:

• Decimal place value
• Applications for percents
• Determining the percentages of interest, discounts, and taxes
• Multiplying and dividing decimals

As you watch the video lessons, you can use the video timelines to move from one main topic to the next, which is useful if you are using these materials as a refresher course. All videos are accompanied by lesson transcripts, which include section headers and bolded keywords. To determine how well you might do at answering some of the questions on the PLACE Mathematics exam, you can try answering the questions on our lesson quizzes or chapter exams.

### PLACE Mathematics: Decimals & Percents Objectives

The state of Colorado requires teachers to take the PLACE exams to evaluate the teaching skills and level of knowledge of each teacher, and subject-specific teachers are required to take the related subject-based PLACE exams. In the multiple-choice mathematics exam, the questions address five main areas in this field, and questions related to decimals and percents are likely to be found within most of these areas, especially the math foundations area. Therefore, using the video lessons in this chapter may help you develop the knowledge base you need to answer a wide range of equations on this exam.

7 Lessons in Chapter 3: PLACE Mathematics: Decimals & Percents
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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