# Ch 8: SHSAT Math: Factoring

Let us help you refresh your understanding of factoring in algebra as you study for the math portion of the SHSAT. Use our short videos and quizzes to help you tackle test questions on factoring.

## SHSAT Math: Factoring - Chapter Summary

This chapter's lessons review the elements of factoring to help you prepare for the math portion of the SHSAT. Our videos and quizzes can aid you in correctly answering test questions on topics including:

• Essential elements of factoring
• Equivalent expressions
• Simplifying fraction notation
• Factoring out variables and combined numbers
• Turning factoring into a division problem
• Factor by grouping
• Finding factors and multiples of whole numbers

These lessons are available anytime on a computer, smartphone or tablet. You can watch the lessons in sequence or individually, keeping track of your progress with our dashboard feature. Lesson quizzes, chapter exams and a final test on the entire course let you assess your knowledge. Incorrect answers link back to that portion of the lesson so you can review the information where you're weak.

### SHSAT Math: Factoring Chapter Objectives

Taking the SHSAT is one of the requirements for applying to New York City's specialized high schools. The test has two sections, verbal and mathematics. The math section contains 50 computation and word problem questions. All questions are multiple choice, requiring you to work the problem, then choose the correct answer from several options.

Each of our video lessons includes a short quiz. These quizzes offer a chance to get experience answering questions in this format, as well as letting you assess your knowledge prior to test day.

8 Lessons in Chapter 8: SHSAT Math: Factoring
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