# Ch 27: SHSAT Math: Linear Equations

### About This Chapter

Let us help you renew your understanding of linear equations, including how to write and graph them, as you study for the math portion of the SHSAT. These lively lessons and self-assessment quizzes can help you prepare for test questions on linear equations.

## SHSAT Math: Linear Equations - Chapter Summary

This chapter's lessons cover the basics of working with linear equations, including the standard form equation and how to graph linear equations. You'll be primed to answer SHSAT math questions on topics including:

• Definition of linear equations
• How to graph standard form equations and how to use them
• Linear equations in abstract algebra
• Graphing undefined and zero slope
• Writing a linear equation

You can watch these lessons anytime, using a computer, tablet or smartphone. Each includes a written transcript with key terms highlighted, giving you an idea of the concepts you should take away from your study. The videos include a timeline that you can click on to jump right to parts of the lesson you wish to review.

### SHSAT Math: Linear Equations Chapter Objectives

New York City requires taking the SHSAT as part of the admission process for specialized high schools. The SHSAT is divided into a verbal section and a mathematics section. The math section consists of 50 multiple-choice computation questions and word problems. You must work out a problem, and then select the answer from several choices.

Every lesson is accompanied by a short quiz. These quizzes, like the SHSAT, consist of multiple-choice questions, so taking them will help you get a feeling for the testing experience. You'll get a chance to assess your knowledge through the quizzes. If you miss a question, there's a link that will whisk you back to that part of the lesson for review. We also offer printable worksheets with quiz questions, allowing for offline study.

5 Lessons in Chapter 27: SHSAT Math: Linear Equations
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
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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