Ch 2: Understanding Math: NBPTS Math - Adolescence & Young Adult

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Ease the process of studying for the NBPTS Math/Adolescence and Young Adult exam by reviewing the lessons in this chapter. Gain greater insight into math concepts by exploring historical developments, precision, mathematical assertions and more.

Understanding Math: NBPTS Math - Adolescence & Young Adult - Chapter Summary

Make sure you fully understand math concepts so you're able to competently answer questions on the NBPTS Math/Adolescence and Young Adult exam. Review these engaging lessons that help you do the following on the exam:

  • Describe the historical development of key ideas in math
  • Explain how math is fundamental to scientific progress
  • Share the importance of precision in math
  • Discuss how to support mathematical assertions with reasoning
  • Provide the value of learning math
  • Identify and describe approaches to solving math problems

Navigate the lessons in this chapter with ease by selecting your first lesson then scrolling along the right-hand side bar to choose more. Review lessons in any sequence you desire, and revisit them as often as you'd like. Before, during or after reviewing the lessons, take short quizzes to gauge your comprehension of math. If you have questions about lesson topics, feel free to submit them to our experts.

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