Ch 4: Praxis I Math: Ratio and Proportions

About This Chapter

Allow us to help you prepare for the number and operations section of the Praxis I Math test with self-assessment quizzes and video lessons on ratio and proportions.

Praxis I Math: Ratio and Proportions - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you'll learn more about solving problems with proportion, ratio and percent and how they are relate to numbers and operations. Video lesson topics also include:

  • Calculations with ratios and proportions
  • Solving real world and mathematical problems with proportions and ratios

Each lesson topic will be thoroughly examined by your video instructors as they advise you on how you can best use the information you learn on the Praxis I. You'll be exposed to several different learning approaches throughout the chapter so that your lessons will remain engaging and so that you can be fully ready to take the skills test.

Ratio and Proportions Objectives

The Praxis I Math exam measures your ability to solve problems and your knowledge of mathematical concepts and skills. With this particular course, the goal is to get you ready for the numbers and operations portion of the Praxis, which makes up roughly 32.5% of the full exam. You'll start to get a better idea of how questions are formatted on the test as you complete the self-assessment quizzes in addition to seeing how well you're able to use the testing methods you've learned on the test.

There are roughly 15 multiple choice questions on the exam about number and operations. You'll have 75 minutes to answer all 46 questions on the exam, but you won't be allowed to use a calculator on the exam should you have need of it. Other topics on the exam related to number and operations include order, number properties, computation, numerical reasoning and estimation.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter 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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