Ch 42: TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Analytical Geometry

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Brush up on analytical geometry prior to taking the TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 examination. Use this chapter's online video lessons to review and master analytical geometry's terms, formulas and definitions.

TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Analytical Geometry - Chapter Summary

Watch this chapter's video lessons as you get ready to sit for the TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 examination. As a result, you could learn more about performing math transformations and get a clearer understanding the Cartesian coordinate system. You might also recall the techniques for drawing translations and calculating and plotting points. Look to the online videos in this chapter to review:

  • Using the Cartesian coordinate system to plot points
  • Distinguishing between the distance formula and the Pythagorean theorem
  • Calculating slope
  • Understanding point-slope form and slope-intercept form
  • Describing various kinds of transformations
  • Explaining the rules for translating objects

Check out the educational videos and review analytical geometry topics in advance of taking the TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 examination. The self-paced lessons are convenient as well as thorough. You'll be able to study anywhere as long as you have access to a Web-connected device. Your submitted questions will be answered by experts. Take the short lesson quizzes to test your remembrance of analytical geometry principles.

TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Analytical Geometry Chapter Objectives

Questions pertaining to slope, midpoint, translations, transformations and other analytical geometry concepts can be found on the TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 examination's 'Geometry and Measurement' domain. This fourth section of the six-domain examination adds up to 18% of the entire score. In order to earn the Master Mathematics Teacher (MMT) designation, you'll demonstrate your mastery of analytical geometry and other mathematics content areas. The paper-based examination will last up to five hours. It consists of 90 multiple-choice questions and one case study assignment.

6 Lessons in Chapter 42: TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Analytical Geometry
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
The Cartesian Coordinate System: Plotting Points & Graphing Lines

1. The Cartesian Coordinate System: Plotting Points & Graphing Lines

Watch this video lesson to see how useful the Cartesian coordinate system is. Learn how points are labeled and how you can plot points and graph lines using the system.

How to Use The Midpoint Formula

2. How to Use The Midpoint Formula

The formula for the midpoint of a line segment will tell you how to find the middle of any line segment on the x, y plane. Learn about this formula and see how it is used to find the midpoint of a line segment.

How to Use The Distance Formula

3. How to Use The Distance Formula

You can't always rely on your smartphone to tell you how far you need to travel to get from point A to point B. The distance formula will tell you the distance between any two points on a graph. In this lesson, you'll learn where it comes from and how to use it!

Calculating the Slope of a Line: Point-Slope Form, Slope-Intercept Form & More

4. Calculating the Slope of a Line: Point-Slope Form, Slope-Intercept Form & More

Being able to calculate the slope of a line is a very useful skill to have. Why? Watch this video lesson to find out and learn how to find the slope when working with various equations and various lines.

Transformations in Math: Definition & Graph

5. Transformations in Math: Definition & Graph

In geometry, transformation refers to the movement of objects in the coordinate plane. This lesson will define and give examples of each of the four common transformations and end with a quiz to make sure you are moving in the right direction.

What is Translation in Math? - Definition, Examples, & Terms

6. What is Translation in Math? - Definition, Examples, & Terms

In mathematics, translation refers to moving an object without changing it in any other way. This lesson will describe how to translate an object and give some examples. A quiz will follow to test your knowledge.

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