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Melissa Jackson and Eric Milou, Ed.D.  All books by this author
This new manual prepares New Jersey fifth graders for the required statewide math test. The book opens with a diagnostic test with answers, which will serve to assess students’ strengths and weaknesses. Chapters that follow review the test content, including number sense, geometry and measurement, algebra and patterns, probability, data analysis, and discrete mathematics. These review chapters include tips for solving problems and exercises to sharpen skills. Two fulllength sample ASK tests with answers complete this book.
Table of Contents:
 CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION TO THE
NJASK 5 Test Design
Test Administration
 CHAPTER 2 DIAGNOSTIC TEST
Test
Answers to Diagnostic Test
 CHAPTER 3 NUMBERS AND NUMERICAL
OPERATIONS
Place Value
Estimation
Numerical Operations
Rational Numbers (Fractions and Decimals)
Number Theory
 CHAPTER 4 GEOMETRY AND
MEASUREMENT
Types of Lines
Types of Angles
Parallel Lines
Intersecting Lines
Triangles
Quadrilaterals
Regular Polygons
Circles
Congruent Figures
Similarity
Similarity and Side Length
Symmetry
Transformations
Measurement
Metric Units
Measuring Length
Units of Weight
Metric Units of Weight
Units of Volume
Metric Units of Volume
Area
Coordinate Grid
 CHAPTER 5 PATTERNS AND ALGEBRA
What is Algebra?
Patterns
Functions
Number Sentences and Variables
Graphing Linear Equations from Tables
 CHAPTER 6 DATA ANALYSIS,
PROBABILITY, AND DISCRETE
MATHEMATICS
Collecting Data
Comprehending Data
Comparing Data
Intuitive Probability
Experimental Probability
Theoretical Probability
Multiplication Principle of Counting
VertexEdge Graphs
 CHAPTER 7 ANSWERS TO EXERCISES
SAMPLE TEST 1
SAMPLE TEST 2
INDEX
(0764142380)
Paperback / 264 Pages / 7 13/16 x 10 / 2009
