# Ch 11: TABE Math - Grade 4: Measurement & Data

### About This Chapter

## TABE Math - Grade 4: Measurement & Data - Chapter Summary

Thanks to our engaging lessons, you will be able to expand on your knowledge of solving word problems and math questions on measurement and data before the TABE Math test. Additionally, the following concepts are covered in this chapter:

- Word problems with multiple steps
- Solving addition and subtraction one variable word problems
- Subtracting, adding, multiplying and dividing numbers with decimals
- Formulas used to measure the area and perimeter of a rectangle
- Simplifying word problems with fractions

Use the lessons in this chapter to review and learn new information about measurement and data in math. These lessons also give you an accurate idea of what's going to be covered on the exam and allow you to assess your knowledge with lesson quizzes.

### TABE Math - Grade 4: Measurement & Data Chapter Objectives

When you take the TABE Math exam, you will need to demonstrate your math skills for several grade levels. The material that is discussed in this chapter will be part of the applied math section on the exam. In order to be prepared for this section, you can use the lessons and self-assessment quizzes we have put together for you. They will get you ready to answer multiple-choice questions that are on the exam.

### 1. Writing & Solving Addition Word Problems with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to write and solve addition word problems. Learn how to read your word problem, write out the algebraic equation, and then solve it for the unknown variable.

### 2. Writing & Solving Subtraction Word Problems with One Variable

You will be able to solve subtraction word problems after watching this video lesson. Learn how to take your word problem from words into an algebraic expression that you can solve.

### 3. Solving Word Problems with Multiple Steps

Not all word problems are so straightforward that they only require you to do one operation and you're done. Some are more complicated, requiring several steps. Watch this video lesson to learn how to solve these kinds of problems.

### 4. Adding and Subtracting Decimals: Examples & Word Problems

In math, we sometimes have to deal with decimal numbers instead of our nice whole numbers. Watch this video lesson to learn the one thing that you have to take into consideration when adding and subtracting decimals.

### 5. Multiplying and Dividing Decimals: Examples & Word Problems

Watch this video lesson to learn what you need to do to get a correct answer when multiplying and dividing decimals. Learn the easy tricks to figuring out where the decimal point goes.

### 6. How to Simplify Word Problems with Fractions Using Whole Numbers

Watch this video lesson to learn how to solve word problems with fractions in them easily by turning your fractions into whole numbers. Learn what you need to do to get rid of your fractions so you can easily solve your problem.

### 7. How to Find the Perimeter of a Rectangle: Formula & Example

In this lesson, you'll review the properties of a rectangle. Then you'll learn how to find the perimeter of a rectangle. Afterward, you can test your knowledge with a brief quiz.

### 8. Area: Definition & Counting Method

Watch this video lesson to learn what area is and how you can count to find the area of certain shapes. You will see how you can use blocks to help you visualize the problem and find your answer.

### 9. Measuring the Area of a Rectangle: Formula & Examples

Look around you, and you see rectangles all over the place. And if you see paint, carpet, or anything that covers a rectangular area, you can be sure that someone has measured the area of the rectangle. Watch this video lesson to learn more.

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### Other Chapters

Other chapters within the TABE - Math: Practice & Study Guide course

- TABE Math - Grade K: Counting & Cardinality
- TABE Math - Grade 1: Geometry
- TABE Math - Grade 1: Operations & Algebraic Thinking
- TABE Math - Grade 2: Measurement & Data
- TABE Math - Grade 2: Number & Operations in Base Ten
- TABE Math - Grade 3: Measurement & Data
- TABE Math - Grade 3: Number & Operations in Base Ten
- TABE Math - Grade 3: Operations with Fractions
- TABE Math - Grade 3: Operations & Algebraic Thinking
- TABE Math - Grade 4: Geometry
- TABE Math - Grade 4: Number & Operations in Base Ten
- TABE Math - Grade 4: Operations with Fractions
- TABE Math - Grade 4: Operations & Algebraic Thinking
- TABE Math - Grade 5: Geometry
- TABE Math - Grade 5: Measurement & Data
- TABE Math - Grade 5: Number & Operations in Base Ten
- TABE Math - Grade 5: Operations with Fractions
- TABE Math - Grade 6: Expressions & Equations
- TABE Math - Grade 6: Geometry
- TABE Math - Grade 6: The Number System
- TABE Math - Grade 6: Ratios & Proportional Relationships
- TABE Math - Grade 6: Statistics & Probability
- TABE Math - Grade 7: Expressions & Equations
- TABE Math - Grade 7: Geometry
- TABE Math - Grade 7: The Number System
- TABE Math - Grade 7: Ratios & Proportional Relationships
- TABE Math - Grade 7: Statistics & Probability
- TABE Math - Grade 8: Expressions & Equations
- TABE Math - Grade 8: Functions
- TABE Math - Grade 8: Geometry
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