Ch 15: SHSAT Math: Rational Numbers

About This Chapter

Review information on rational numbers and performing operations with them in preparation for the SHSAT's math section. Get ready for test questions on these topics through our short lessons and self-assessment quizzes.

SHSAT Math: Rational Numbers - Chapter Summary

Use our lessons to renew your understanding about graphing and performing calculations with rational numbers as you study for the math portion of the SHSAT. These videos and quizzes can aid you in tackling test questions on:

  • Graphing rational numbers on a number line
  • Determining absolute value of rational numbers
  • Understanding notation for rational numbers, fractions and decimals

We provide many tools to help you succeed on the math portion of the SHSAT, with lively lessons that are available anytime on a computer or mobile device. Our videos feature a clickable timeline that links to specific passages. Lesson quizzes, chapter exams and an end-of-course test allow you to assess your learning and help your review.

SHSAT Math: Rational Numbers Chapter Objectives

The SHSAT is one of the requirements for applying to New York City's specialized high schools. There are two sections, verbal and math. The math section has 50 questions, divided into computation and word problems.

Like the quizzes that accompany our lessons, all SHSAT questions are multiple choice, asking you to solve a problem and select the correct answer from several options. Our lesson quizzes offer practice in answering questions in this format and also provide a way to test your knowledge and show you where you need to improve prior to test day.

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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