To the Learner 

1  (12) 


1  (3) 

Why Should You Take the GED Tests? 


4  (1) 

How to Prepare for the GED Tests 


4  (1) 

What You Need to Know to Pass Test Five: Mathematics 


5  (2) 

The Mathematics Test Items 


7  (2) 


9  (1) 


10  (2) 


12  (1) 


12  (1) 
Pretest 

13  (19) 

Pretest Performance Analysis Charts 


30  (1) 


31  (1) 
Unit 1: Numbers and Operations 

32  (130) 


34  (8) 

Number and Operation Sense 


34  (4) 


38  (4) 


42  (10) 

Operations with Whole Numbers 


42  (4) 

StepbyStep ProblemSolving 


46  (2) 

Basic Calculator Functions 


48  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 1 and 2 


50  (2) 


52  (6) 

Steps for Solving Word Problem 


52  (4) 

Writing in Answers in a Standard Grid 


56  (2) 


58  (12) 

Steps for Solving MultiStep Problems 


58  (4) 


62  (2) 


64  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 3 and 4 


66  (4) 


70  (8) 

Introduction to Fractions 


70  (4) 


74  (4) 


78  (10) 

Fractions, Ratios, and Proportions 


78  (8) 

Writing Fractions in a Standard Grid 


86  (2) 


88  (16) 

Operations with Fractions 


88  (8) 

Estimating with Fractions 


96  (2) 

Writing Fractions in a Standard Grid 


98  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 57 


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104  (8) 


104  (4) 


108  (4) 


112  (8) 


112  (4) 

Solving MultiStep Problems 


116  (2) 

Writing Decimals in a Standard Grid 


118  (2) 


120  (12) 


120  (4) 

Using Decimals & Fractions in a Standard Grid 


124  (2) 


126  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 810 


128  (4) 


132  (6) 


132  (4) 

Using Proportions with Percents 


136  (2) 


138  (6) 

Solving Percent Problems (Part 1) 


138  (4) 


142  (2) 


144  (18) 

Solving Percent Problems (Part 2) 


144  (4) 

Solving MultiStep Problems 


148  (2) 


150  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 1113 


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161  (1) 
Unit 2: Measurement and Data Analysis 

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170  (14) 


170  (6) 

Choosing Perimeter, Area, or Volume 


176  (2) 


178  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 14 and 15 


180  (4) 


184  (8) 

Measures of Central Tendency and Probability 


184  (6) 


190  (2) 


192  (16) 

Tables, Charts, and Graphs 


192  (6) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 16 and 17 


198  (10) 


202  (5) 


207  (1) 
Unit 3: Algebra 

208  (64) 


210  (10) 

Integers and Algebraic Expressions 


210  (8) 


218  (2) 


220  (14) 


220  (4) 

Translating Problems into Equations 


224  (4) 

Using Distance and Cost Formulas 


228  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 18 and 19 


230  (4) 


234  (8) 


234  (4) 


238  (2) 

Applying Patterns and Functions 


240  (2) 


242  (8) 

Factoring and Inequalities 


242  (4) 

Solving Quadratic Equations 


246  (4) 


250  (22) 


250  (2) 


252  (8) 

Finding the Equation of a Line 


260  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 2022 


262  (10) 


266  (5) 


271  (1) 
Unit 4: Geometry 

272  (60) 


274  (12) 


274  (8) 


282  (2) 

Solving for Variables in Formulas 


284  (2) 


286  (12) 


286  (6) 


292  (2) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 23 and 24 


294  (4) 


298  (10) 

Triangles and Quadrilaterals 


298  (8) 

Using Proportion in Geometry 


306  (2) 


308  (4) 


308  (4) 


312  (20) 

Working with Right Triangles 


312  (2) 

Recognizing Applications of the Pythagorean Relationship 


314  (6) 

GED MiniTest Lessons 2527 


320  (12) 


324  (7) 


331  (1) 
Posttest 

332  (18) 

Posttest Performance Analysis Charts 


349  (1) 
Simulated Test 

350  (18) 

Simulated Test Performance Analysis Charts 


367  (1) 
Answers and Explanations 

368  (92) 
Glossary 

460  (6) 
Index 

466  (3) 
Calculator Handbook 

469  (4) 
Answer Sheets 

473  