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Ch 27: TExES Math 4-6: The Coordinate System

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As you prepare for the TExES Math 4-6 exam, check out this engaging chapter on the coordinate system. You'll work through short video lessons and self-assessment quizzes designed to help you do well on test day.

TExES Math 4-6: The Coordinate System - Chapter Summary

Get ready to take the TExES Math 4-6 test with help from this informative chapter on the coordinate system. You'll watch short videos about the coordinate plane, ordered pairs and the concept of symmetry in math. After completing these lessons, you should be able to:

  • Outline the quadrants in the coordinate plane
  • Plot points on the coordinate plane
  • Explain ordered pairs on the coordinate plane
  • Define symmetry in math
  • Give an overview on reflections in math
  • Provide the definition of similar shapes in math
  • Identify congruence in geometric shapes

Test prep is stress free and fun with this collection of concise video lessons that are easy to watch and understand. Submit any questions that you have along the way to one of our experts through the Dashboard. Before you take the exam, you can quickly assess how you might do on exam day by answering the questions on the lesson quizzes and chapter test.

7 Lessons in Chapter 27: TExES Math 4-6: The Coordinate System
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What is a Coordinate Plane? - Definition, Quadrants & Example

1. What is a Coordinate Plane? - Definition, Quadrants & Example

In this lesson, you'll learn what a coordinate plane is and some coordinate plane terminology. You'll also see a few examples of coordinate planes in action. Then, you can test your new knowledge with a brief quiz.

Plotting Points on the Coordinate Plane

2. Plotting Points on the Coordinate Plane

If you'll be working with a graph, otherwise known as the coordinate plane, it's essential to understand how it works. This includes learning the parts of a graph, identifying points and plotting points.

Ordered Pairs on the Coordinate Plane

3. Ordered Pairs on the Coordinate Plane

In this video lesson, you will see how points are plotted on the coordinate plane. Learn the proper way to identify points on the coordinate plane and how to read the points.

What is Symmetry in Math? - Definition & Concept

4. What is Symmetry in Math? - Definition & Concept

Symmetry occurs in many areas of mathematics. This lesson explains symmetry in math and explores the three basic types of symmetry: rotational symmetry, reflection symmetry, and point symmetry.

Reflections in Math: Definition & Overview

5. Reflections in Math: Definition & Overview

A reflection of an object is a 'flip' of that object across a line. This lesson will describe the basics of reflection, how to recognize one and how to create one.

Similar Shapes in Math: Definition & Overview

6. Similar Shapes in Math: Definition & Overview

You've probably noticed similar shapes a lot in your daily life. This lesson explains the definition of similar shapes and gives you some tips on correctly identifying similar shapes in mathematics.

Congruence in Geometric Shapes

7. Congruence in Geometric Shapes

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can determine whether two shapes are congruent or not. You will learn what the one criterion is when determining congruency between two shapes.

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