Pass the CBEST Math Test & Achieve Your Dream of Becoming a Teacher

Are you looking to become a certified teacher in California and need help preparing for the CBEST Math Test? We can help!


By passing the math section of the CBEST certification test you’ll have an opportunity to become a California certified teacher and make a difference in students’ lives. However, the only way to do great on the CBEST Math Test is to truly know and understand all the key concepts and skills learned in high school.

Ask yourself, “do I really remember everything from my math classes in high school…algebra, geometry, pre-calculus??” If the answer is “no” don’t worry…there is a great way to relearn and sharpen all your high school math skills! But, before we go over the Best Way To Prepare for the CBEST Math Test – what do we know about the actual CBEST Test?

What is the CBEST Test and how can you prepare for the Math section?

The California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST) is a requirement for all teachers in the state of California. The CBEST certification exam consists of three comprehensive tests that assess your understanding of reading, writing and mathematics. It is a critical assessment of the skills and knowledge necessary to teach students in California classrooms. The reading and mathematics sections are multiple choice questions. The writing consists of 2 essay questions. Each of these 3 sections must be passed in order to pass the CBEST.

Preparation is key when taking the CBEST certification exam, so allow yourself plenty of time to study to increase your chances of passing…stay organized and create a study schedule.

The CBEST math test is probably the most difficult for many, but it doesn’t have to be for you…


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  • Problems cover basic, advanced and word problems
  • Full set of practice problem worksheets for every topic – correspond to video solutions: practice on your own then watch solution videos to see how you did and review lessons in areas you missed
  • Comprehensive summary notes of all concepts covered – perfect study aid for tests and quizzes
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TabletClass CBEST Math Test Prep Course Covers:


Chapter 1: Number and Algebra Foundations

1.1 Number Operations

1.2 Variables

1.3 Order of Operations

1.4 Translating Verbal and Algebraic Phrases

1.5 Equations / Inequalities /Solutions

1.6 Percent

1.7 Factors and Multiples, Factorization, Prime and Composite Numbers and Divisibility Rules

1.8 Place Value

1.9 Basic Math Operations and Number Properties

1.10 Decimals and Estimation & Rounding

1.11 Venn Diagrams and An Introduction to Sets

1.12 Sequences and Patterns


Chapter 2: Real Numbers and Simplifying Variable Expressions

2.1 Real Number System

2.2 Adding Real Numbers

2.3 Subtracting Real Numbers

2.4 Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers

2.5 Distributive Property

2.6 Simplifying by Combining Like Terms


Chapter 3: Fractions and Decimals

3.1 Introduction to Fractions and Decimals

3.2 Least Common Multiple/Denominator

3.3 Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

3.4 Adding and Subtracting Fractions



Chapter 4: Solving Equations

4.1 One Step Equations

4.2 Solving Two Step Equations

4.3 Solving Multi-Step Equations

4.4 Formulas and Literal Equations


Chapter 5: Inequalities

5.1 Linear Inequalities

5.2 Compound Inequalities


Chapter 6: Graphing Lines

6.1 Graphing Lines with One Variable

6.2 Graphing Lines with Two Variables

6.3 The Slope of a Line

6.4 Slope Intercept Method

6.5 XY Intercept Method


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Chapter 7: Writing The Equations to Lines

7.1 Writing the Equations of Lines – Using Slope-Intercept Form

7.2 Writing the Equations of Lines-Using Point-Slope intercept

7.3 Writing the Equations of Lines -Given the Slope and a Point

7.4 Writing the Equations of Lines-Given Two Points

7.5 Standard Form of Linear Equations

7.6 Best Fitting Lines and Scatter Plots

7.7 Linear Models/Word Problems


Chapter 8: Absolute Value

8.1 Introduction to Absolute Value

8.2 Graphing Absolute Value Equations

8.3 Solving Absolute Value Equations

8.4 Absolute Value Inequalities


Chapter 9: Systems and Matrices

9.1 Solving Systems by Graphing

9.2 Solving Systems Substitution Method

9.3 Solving Systems by Elimination/Linear Combination

9.4 Introduction to Matrices

9.5 Matrix Operations



Chapter 10: Powers and Exponents

10.1 Product and Power Rules of Exponents

10.2 Negative and Zero Exponents Rules

10.3 Division Rules of Exponents

10.4 Scientific Notation

10.5 Compound Interest


Chapter 11: Polynomials and Factoring

11.1 Introduction to Polynomials

11.2 Adding and Subtracting Polynomials

11.3 Multiplying Polynomials

11.4 Multiplying Polynomials Special Cases

11.5 Sum and Difference of Two Cubes

11.6 Factoring Greatest Common Factor

11.7 Factoring Quadratic Trinomials

11.8 Special Factoring Rules



Chapter 12: Quadratic Equations/ Complex Numbers

12.1 Introduction to Quadratic Equations

12.2 Solving Quadratic Equations by Square Roots

12.3 Graphing Quadratic Equations

12.4 The Quadratic Formula

12.5 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring

12.6 The Discriminant – Types of Roots

12.7 Quadratic Equation Word Problems

12.8 Complex and Imaginary Numbers


Chapter 13: Functions and Relations

13.1 Introduction to Functions and Relations

13.2 Function Operations

13.3 Inverse Functions

13.4 Composite Functions


Chapter 14: Rational Expressions / Equations

14.1 Ratios and Proportions

14.2 Percent

14.3 Direct and Inverse Variation

14.4 Simplifying Rational Expressions

14.5 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

14.6 Finding the LCD of Rational Expressions

14.7 Solving Rational Equations

14.8 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions



Chapter 15: Radical Expressions / Equations

15.1 Simplifying Radicals

15.2 Operations with Radicals

15.3 Solving Radical Equations

15.4 The Distance and Mid-Point Formula


Chapter 16: Geometry

16.1 Area of Basic Figures

16.2 Surface Area of Basic Figures

16.3 Volume of Basic Figures

16.4 Circles: Area and Circumference

16.5 Area of Circles/Sectors and Arc Length

16.6 Points, Lines and Planes

16.7 Line Segments and Rays

16.8 Angles

16.9 More on Angles and Lines

16.10 Parallel Lines and Transversals

16.11 Properties of Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

16.12 Introduction to Polygons

16.13 Perimeter

16.14 Introduction to Angles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Congruence and Similarity


Chapter 17: Right Triangles and Basic Trigonometry

17.1 The Pythagorean Theorem

17.2 Special Right Triangles

17.3 Trigonometric Ratios

17.4 Right Triangle Word Problems


Chapter 18: Data, Measurement and Probability

18.1 Units of Measure and Conversion

18.2 Measures of Central Tendency- Mean, Median and Mode

18.3 Exploring Data- Charts, Tables, Graphs and Plots

18.4 Introduction To Probability

18.5 Counting Theory


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