Ch 35: SHSAT Math: Circles

About This Chapter

Let us help you renew your understanding of the properties of circles and how to perform calculations involving them as you study for the math portion of the SHSAT. Our lessons and quizzes will help you correctly answer test questions on these topics.

SHSAT Math: Circles - Chapter Summary

Use this chapter's lessons to review the properties of a circle and how to perform calculations involving them as you get ready for the math portion of the SHSAT. Our videos offer facts that may help you answer test questions on:

  • Parts of circles
  • Theorems for central and inscribed angles
  • Calculating the area and circumference of circles

These lively lessons are developed by professionals who make learning fun and know what you'll need to succeed on the exam. We even provide an ask-the-expert messaging system you can use if you are not clear about a particular topic. You can assess your knowledge with lesson quizzes, chapter exams and an end-of-course test. We'll help you track your SHSAT preparation progress with our useful dashboard feature.

SHSAT Math: Circles Chapter Objectives

In New York City, taking the SHSAT is one of the steps in applying to the city's specialized high schools. The exam contains a verbal section and a math section. The math section has 50 multiple-choice questions covering both computation and work problems.

All of our lessons are accompanied by a short quiz of multiple-choice questions that can help you prepare for the exam. In addition to getting practical experience answering these types of questions, you'll get a chance to assess your knowledge. If you answer a quiz question incorrectly, there's a link right back to the part of the lesson that covers that subject.

Chapter Practice Exam
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