# Ch 25: WEST Middle Grades Math: Monomials & Polynomials

### About This Chapter

The WEST Middle Grades Mathematics certification exam has been replaced with the NES Middle Grades Mathematics. In preparation for this certification exam complete the activities of this chapter to improve your understanding of mathematical operations with monomials and polynomials, as well as basic graphs of polynomials.

## NES Middle Grades Mathematics: Monomials & Polynomials - Chapter Summary

Watch these lesson videos on mathematical operations with monomials and polynomials as part of your preparation for the National Evaluation Series (NES) Middle Grades Mathematics. Follow our instructors as they walk through the steps used to add, subtract, multiply, divide, simplify and graph monomials and polynomials so that you will be prepared for questions related to:

• Adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing polynomials
• Evaluating polynomials in function notation
• Polynomial graphs and basic transformations of polynomial graphs
• Uses for Pascal's Triangle
• The Binomial Theorem
• Operations with polynomials in multiple variables

While following the lesson videos, be sure to complete the lesson worksheets and quizzes to reinforce your abilities working with monomials and polynomials. Using the results from your lesson quizzes you can find areas of weakness then return to the lesson videos to fortify your mastery of the material. Organize this second review with video tags that allow you to go straight to the key points of the lesson videos. If you feel you would benefit more from an alternative way of reviewing the topics, try reading over the lesson transcripts that present the same material but in an written format.

### NES Middle Grades Mathematics: Monomials & Polynomials Objectives

The state of Washington uses the NES Middle Grades Mathematics to measure math educators' mastery over Middle Grades Mathematics. This computer based certification exam is composed of 150 multiple-choice questions and takes four hours and 15 minutes to complete. Of the material covered by the exam 33% covers the domain of Algebra and Functions, including the competency of understanding algebraic techniques and applications. Use the lesson videos, worksheets and quizzes of this chapter to improve your abilities working with monomials and polynomials to be prepared for possible related questions.

11 Lessons in Chapter 25: WEST Middle Grades Math: Monomials & Polynomials
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