Ch 9: TECEP Liberal Arts Math: Solving Equations

About This Chapter

Practice solving equations with these video lessons and practice quizzes in order to efficiently prepare for the TECEP Liberal Arts Math test. These lessons will help you understand the steps needed to solve a variety of equations.

TECEP Liberal Arts Math: Solving Equations - Chapter Summary

This chapter provides lessons that are designed to develop and strengthen your ability to solve different types of equations. The skills you'll sharpen in this chapter will help you solve the types of equations found on the TECEP Liberal Arts Math test. This chapter will help you practice the following skills:

  • Writing and solving one-variable addition equations and word problems
  • Solving one-variable multiplication and division equations
  • Understanding proportions
  • Evaluating math formulas

Each lesson explains the steps required to solve equations and walks you through several illustrative examples. You can practice these skills with the included self-assessment quizzes and make sure you're adequately prepared for the exam.

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6 Lessons in Chapter 9: TECEP Liberal Arts Math: Solving Equations
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Writing & Solving Addition Equations with One Variable

1. Writing & Solving Addition Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know how to properly write an addition equation and how to solve any addition equation that you come across. Learn what the steps are to solve these equations that have one variable in them.

Writing & Solving Addition Word Problems with One Variable

2. 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.

Writing & Solving Multiplication Equations with One Variable

3. Writing & Solving Multiplication Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know the components that go into a complete multiplication equation. You will also learn the steps that are needed to solve a multiplication equation.

Writing & Solving Division Equations with One Variable

4. Writing & Solving Division Equations with One Variable

In this video lesson, you will learn the proper format of a division equation. Learn what components are needed for a complete division equation. Also learn what steps you need to take to solve these division equations.

Proportion: Definition, Application & Examples

5. Proportion: Definition, Application & Examples

When we want to compare one ratio, or fraction, to another equivalent ratio, it's a proportion. Learn all about proportions and practice solving proportion problems in this lesson.

Understanding and Evaluating Math Formulas

6. Understanding and Evaluating Math Formulas

With all the formulas out there, how do you know which one to pick? And how do you read formulas anyways? Watch this video lesson and you will find the answers to these questions.

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