Ch 23: THEA Test: Ratios & Proportions

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Let us guide you through your preparations for the THEA test in Texas with expert instruction and short quizzes. You can rediscover ratios and proportions to increase your chances of success on the exam.

THEA Test: Ratios & Proportions - Chapter Summary

Gain greater insight into ratios and proportions by reviewing the engaging video lessons in this chapter. In no time, you will be prepared to answer questions on the THEA related to:

  • Defining ratios and rates
  • Examining how ratios and proportions are related
  • Discussing the different ways mathematicians write ratios
  • Performing calculations with ratios and proportions
  • Solving SAT-style questions related to calculating ratios and proportions

The video lessons are presented in a high-quality visual format that makes the studying process fun and easy. You can also access video transcripts with helpful vocabulary words to deepen your understanding of ratios and proportions.

THEA Test: Ratios & Proportions Chapter Objectives

Texas public colleges and universities often use the THEA test as a way to gauge the reading, writing and math comprehension of students seeking admission as freshmen. The test is broken into three sections that are scored separately. This chapter helps you prepare for the mathematics section, which consists of 50 multiple-choice questions that explore geometry, fundamental math, problem solving and algebra. The topics covered in this chapter are part of the fundamental math area.

Make studying for this section of the test easier by reviewing the lessons in their video or written formats. You can also take self-assessment quizzes before or after reviewing the lessons to assess how well you understand ratios and proportions. A chapter exam helps reinforce concepts learned in all the lessons. Any questions you have about chapter topics can be submitted to our experts.

6 Lessons in Chapter 23: THEA Test: Ratios & Proportions
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Ratios & Rates: Definitions & Examples

1. Ratios & Rates: Definitions & Examples

If we have two items, or two numbers, and we want to compare them, what language can we use? How do we write the comparison? Find out as we learn about ratios and rates in this lesson.

Ratios and Proportions: Definition and Examples

2. Ratios and Proportions: Definition and Examples

Watch this video lesson to learn how ratios and proportions are related. Also, learn how ratios and proportions are used in real life and how you can apply them to yours.

What is Ratio in Math? - Definition & Overview

3. What is Ratio in Math? - Definition & Overview

In this lesson, learn the different ways that mathematicians write ratios. Also learn how ratios are used when cooking. You will also discover how to effectively use ratios to help you get things done.

Calculations with Ratios and Proportions

4. Calculations with Ratios and Proportions

Even if only 99 out of 100 people need to know how to work with ratios, the odds that they'll be useful to you are very high. In this lesson, we'll practice performing calculations with ratios and proportions.

Practice Problems for Calculating Ratios and Proportions

5. Practice Problems for Calculating Ratios and Proportions

In this lesson, you'll get a quick review of a type of math problem that shows up on the SAT: ratios and proportions. We'll walk through some problems in the video, and you can test your skills in the quiz questions.

Proportion: Definition, Application & Examples

6. 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.

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