# Ch 15: Illinois TAP Math: Fractions, Decimals & Percents

Let our lessons help you learn to perform operations with fractions, percents and decimals. Through these video lessons and self-assessment quizzes, you'll be ready for these types of questions on the TAP Mathematics exam.

## Illinois TAP Math: Fractions, Decimals and Percents - Chapter Summary

The lessons in the Illinois TAP Math: Fractions, Decimals and Percents chapter will enable you to solve problems involving fractions, decimals and percentages in preparation for the Illinois TAP - Test of Academic Proficiency. You'll gain an understanding of all these types of numbers and their relationships. You'll also learn how to perform calculations involving ratios and proportions. The topics covered in this chapter include:

• Building and reducing fractions
• Finding the least common denominator
• Comparing and ordering fractions
• Changing between improper fractions and mixed numbers
• Adding and subtracting like numbers, unlike numbers and mixed fractions
• Multiplying and dividing fractions and mixed numbers
• Understanding decimal place values and ordering decimal numbers
• Solving problems using decimal numbers
• Understanding percents
• Changing between decimals and percents
• Solving problems using percents
• Changing between decimals and fractions
• Calculating with ratios and proportions

With help from expert instructors, you'll learn to perform calculations and solve problems involving percents, fractions and decimals. You'll enjoy exploring these types of numbers and their variations, such as mixed numbers, through video lessons.

### Objectives of the Illinois TAP Math: Fractions, Decimals and Percents Course

All Illinois teachers must pass the TAP exam as a licensing requirement. The TAP consists of three sections with a total of 170 multiple-choice questions and a writing segment. You must get a passing grade on each section. Fractions, decimals and percents are covered in the 50-question math section of the TAP. You can test your knowledge and become familiar of this type of test by taking the quizzes that are included with each video lesson.

18 Lessons in Chapter 15: Illinois TAP Math: Fractions, Decimals & Percents
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice 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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