# Ch 14: WEST Math: Absolute Value

Get your absolute value skills in order with the video lessons offered by Study.com. This chapter can prepare you for any absolute value-related questions on the WEST Math exam.

## WEST Math: Absolute Value - Chapter Summary

While the basic concept of absolute value is fairly straightforward, graphing absolute value equations and solving absolute value problems can get pretty tricky. This chapter can help you refresh your absolute value skills in quite a few areas, such as:

• Reflections and dilations in absolute value graphs
• Solving problems with operations inside and outside the absolute value sign
• Understanding absolute value notation
• Finding the absolute value of a real number

Our video lessons include plenty of easy-to-grasp examples and detailed solutions so you're always on the same page as our world-class math teachers. Take the short quiz at the end of each lesson to make sure you've mastered the necessary skills, and ask our teachers for help any time you aren't quite following a lesson.

### WEST Math: Absolute Value Chapter Objectives

You'll need to pass the WEST Math exam to qualify for a math endorsement as a current or new teacher in Washington State. The exam has five main sub-areas and includes a total of 150 multiple-choice questions. Problems involving absolute value are included in the Patterns, Algebra and Functions sub-area, which makes up about 24% of the entire WEST Math exam. The video lessons here are designed to prepare you for any and all absolute value questions in this sub-area.

You can register for the WEST Math exam online, and it's offered throughout the calendar year at Pearson testing centers nationwide. You can also check seat availability for any date you're considering. The test is computer-based, and you're allotted four hours and 15 minutes for the entire exam. You need a score of 220 in order to pass, and you'll receive a score report immediately upon completion. You're free to re-take the exam if needed, though you'll need to wait 30 days before taking it again.

5 Lessons in Chapter 14: WEST Math: Absolute Value
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