This is the Second Unit in a series of courses on High School Equivalency Math Prep. The HSE can be obtained by taking the GED, TASC, or HiSET tests depending on the state you live in. All information pertaining to the GED, TASC, HiSET, HSE can be found in the introductory video.
In this course specifically, we will be discussing Word Problem Terminology and Key Words. The course is broken up into individual lessons on Addition Word Problems, Subtraction Word Problems, Multiplication Word Problems, and Division Word Problems.
By the end of the unit, you should feel comfortable with all basic arithmetic word problems. You should able be able to identify what operation is necessary to correctly answer a word problem.
I am a High School Math and High School Equivalency teacher in Las Vegas, Nevada. I just finished my 4th year of teaching. My background is in math and science (B.S. in Science and Math Education, M.Ed. in Agriculture Education from North Carolina State University). I recently started a Ph.D. program at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Math Education.