Ch 8: WEST Middle Grades Math: Scientific Notation

About This Chapter

The WEST Middle Grades Math examination is now the National Evaluation Series (NES) examination. This chapter includes video lessons on scientific notation. Study them while preparing to pass the examination and earn a mathematics endorsement.

WEST Middle Grades Math: Scientific Notation - Chapter Summary

Re-examine scientific notation, the ways in which it is used and its importance to mathematics. You'll review strategies for converting numbers to scientific notation and then adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing with those numbers. Let the video lessons in this chapter assist you with:

  • Understanding where to move the decimal points in scientific notation
  • Reading and writing numbers with scientific notation
  • Ordering scientific notation numbers
  • Determining which scientific notation numbers are larger or smaller

Become prepared for the WEST Middle Grades Math examination by exploring these and other scientific notation concepts in this chapter. Various scientific notation strategies are taught by experienced educators who make the learning process fun. Watch the lessons or study the corresponding written transcripts, then take the self-assessment quizzes that test your knowledge.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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