The CliffsTestPrep series offers full-length practice exams that simulate the real tests; proven test-taking strategies to increase your chances at doing well; and thorough review exercises to help fill in any knowledge gaps.
CliffsTestPrep California High School Exit Exam: Mathematics can help you pass this critical competency exam necessary for high school graduation. More and more high schools are requiring exit exams in order to ensure that all students graduate with a thorough knowledge of state standards in mathematics. This easy-to-use CAHSEE Mathematics Preparation Guide gives you that extra edge with
- Three full-length practice tests
- Samples and strategies for all question types
- Analysis of each exam area
- Answers to common questions about the test
- Glossaries for arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and units of measure
This book will help you understand the types of questions that will test your knowledge of state standards from grades six and seven and Algebra I. In addition, you'll hone your knowledge of subjects such as
- Basic math, including arithmetic, rational numbers, and fractions
- Statistics, including statistical measurements, data samples, and probabilities
- Geometry, including measurements, shapes, and the Pythagorean Theorem
- Algebra and functions, including powers and simple roots, graphing, and linear equations
- Mathematical reasoning, including strategies, skills, and concepts to solve problems
With guidance from the CliffsTestPrep series, you'll feel at home in any standardized-test environment!
About the Author
JERRY BOBROW, Ph.D. was a national authority in the field of test preparation. His test-prep company, Bobrow Test Preparation Services, administered test preparation programs at over 25 California institutions.
Table of Contents
Study Guide Checklist.
PART I: WORKING TOWARD SUCCESS.
Strategies for the Math Test.
A Quick Review of Mathematics.
PART II: FULL-LENGTH PRACTICE TESTS.
CAHSEE Practice Test #1.
Test #1—Answers and Explanations.
CAHSEE Practice Test #2.
Test #2—Answers and Explanations.
CAHSEE Practice Test #3.
Test #3—Answers and Explanations.
Arithmetic/Statistics and Probability Glossary of Terms.
Algebra Glossary of Terms.
Measurement and Geometry Glossary of Terms.