Ch 22: PLACE Mathematics: Graphing Piecewise Functions

About This Chapter

As part of your preparation for the PLACE Mathematics teacher certification exam, review the definition of piecewise functions and how to graph them through this series of engaging lesson videos.

PLACE Mathematics: Graphing Piecewise Functions - Chapter Summary

The Program for Licensing Assessments for Colorado Educators (PLACE) Mathematics test is the certification exam used to certify math teachers in the state of Colorado. When preparing for this test it may be helpful to learn about piecewise functions. In this chapter, expert instructors explain what piecewise functions are as well as how to work with and graph them. After reviewing this chapter, you should be ready to answer questions on:

  • What piecewise functions are
  • Finding the domain of piecewise functions
  • Graphing and translating piecewise functions

Be sure to submit any questions your instructors any questionsyou may have on piecewise functions to our instructors in order to obtain a firm understanding before you take the PLACE Mathematics test. In additions to the lesson videos in this chapter, you can also complete lesson quizzes to fortify the material learned and discover topics you may want to review again.

PLACE Mathematics: Graphing Piecewise Functions Chapter Objectives

PLACE Mathematics is a four hour and 30 minutes long, paper-based certification exam. Of the material covered by the exam, 24% includes questions on the functions and relations of math; this section is where you can find questions related to this chapter on piecewise functions.

Chapter Practice Exam
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