Praxis Core Math: Guide and Free Practice Test (2021)
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Prepterminal’s Praxis Core Math practice test features, geometry, algebra and functions, and probability and statistics. We created this test to give you insight into your current testing level.
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1. Question
The perimeter of a square is 20 cm. What is its area in cm^{2}?
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2. Question
The angles of a triangle are at a ratio 2:3:5. What is the measure of the greatest angle?
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3. Question
One leg of a right triangle is 16 inches long and the hypotenuse is 20 inches long. What is the area of this triangle in square inches?
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4. Question
The area of a right triangle is equal to that of a square by side length 12 cm. The legs of the right triangle a and b are at a ratio 2:9 to each other. Calculate the length of the smaller leg of the right triangle.
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Question 5 of 15
5. Question
What is the area of the parallelogram in the figure?
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Question 6 of 15
6. Question
What is/are the root(s) of equation
2/x=8x
for x ≠ 0.CorrectIncorrect 
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7. Question
What is the value of x if
2/35/2x+4/3x=1/6x
for x ≠ 0?CorrectIncorrect 
Question 8 of 15
8. Question
Solve the equation
2/x+x/2=2
for x ≠ 0.CorrectIncorrect 
Question 9 of 15
9. Question
The distance between two towns is 120 km. Two cars start travelling simultaneously from A to B. The first car moves at a speed of 10 km/h greater than the second car, so it reaches the town B 36 minutes before the second car. What is the speed of the first (fastest) car?
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Question 10 of 15
10. Question
What is the solution set of the equation
3x=6/1x
for x ≠ 1?CorrectIncorrect 
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11. Question
How many solutions does the equation 3x – 2 = 3 + 4x – (x 1) have?
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Question 12 of 15
12. Question
How many roots does the equation 5 – 4x = 2x – (3 + 6x) 1 have?
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Question 13 of 15
13. Question
How many solutions does the equation (x3)/4=(2x1)/5 have?
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Question 14 of 15
14. Question
What is the solution of the equation
(2x1)/3+2=x/4CorrectIncorrect 
Question 15 of 15
15. Question
What is/are the solution(s) of the equation 2x^{2} – 9x +12 = 8?
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The Praxis Core Math Section in Detail
The Praxis Core Math test features 56 questions and needs to be completed within 90 minutes. The test comprises multiplechoice questions, which ask you to choose one answer. It also features multiplechoice questions, which ask you to choose one or more answers.
Other features include:
 Numeric entry items
 Onscreen calculator (except for in the Khan Academy’s practice system)
The Core Academic Skills for Educators test in Mathematics assesses the academic knowledge in mathematics, required to successfully prepare for an education career. All the competencies required are necessary for career and college readiness. And, are in keeping with the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics.
What’s on the Praxis Math test?
The Praxis Math tests features four central areas:
 Algebra and Functions
 Number and Quantity
 Geometry
 Statistics and Probability
A lot of the items demand the integration of many skills.
Number and Quantity
This area features items about:
 Place value
 Properties of whole numbers
 Understanding of order among fractions
 Representation of a number in more than one way
 Counter examples
 Ratios, rates, and percents
Algebra and functions
This area features items about:
 Manipulating expressions and equations
 Forming expressions and equations from verbal descriptions
 Answering linear and quadratic equations
 Answering algebraic word problems
Geometry
This area features items about:
 Angle relationships
 Characteristics and properties of geometric shapes
 Circles
 Congruence and similarity
Statistics and Probability
This area features items about:
 Interpreting and reading visual display of quantitative data
 Knowing the correspondence between data and graph
 Forming inferences from a given data display
 Finding mean, median, and mode
 Giving a probability to an outcome
How to Beat the Praxis Core exam with Prepterminal’s course
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Praxis Core Math: Guide and Free Practice Test (2021)
Last updated 12/2020
A great way to get a head start on your Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators math test, is by taking the Praxis Core Math practice test. Once you take our Praxis Core Math test, you’ll know what to expect from the real test.
Prepterminal’s Praxis Core Math practice test features, geometry, algebra and functions, and probability and statistics. We created this test to give you insight into your current testing level.
Take our free Praxis Core Math test today, and see how well you do.
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Question 1 of 15
1. Question
The perimeter of a square is 20 cm. What is its area in cm^{2}?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 2 of 15
2. Question
The angles of a triangle are at a ratio 2:3:5. What is the measure of the greatest angle?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 3 of 15
3. Question
One leg of a right triangle is 16 inches long and the hypotenuse is 20 inches long. What is the area of this triangle in square inches?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 4 of 15
4. Question
The area of a right triangle is equal to that of a square by side length 12 cm. The legs of the right triangle a and b are at a ratio 2:9 to each other. Calculate the length of the smaller leg of the right triangle.
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 5 of 15
5. Question
What is the area of the parallelogram in the figure?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 6 of 15
6. Question
What is/are the root(s) of equation
2/x=8x
for x ≠ 0.CorrectIncorrect 
Question 7 of 15
7. Question
What is the value of x if
2/35/2x+4/3x=1/6x
for x ≠ 0?CorrectIncorrect 
Question 8 of 15
8. Question
Solve the equation
2/x+x/2=2
for x ≠ 0.CorrectIncorrect 
Question 9 of 15
9. Question
The distance between two towns is 120 km. Two cars start travelling simultaneously from A to B. The first car moves at a speed of 10 km/h greater than the second car, so it reaches the town B 36 minutes before the second car. What is the speed of the first (fastest) car?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 10 of 15
10. Question
What is the solution set of the equation
3x=6/1x
for x ≠ 1?CorrectIncorrect 
Question 11 of 15
11. Question
How many solutions does the equation 3x – 2 = 3 + 4x – (x 1) have?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 12 of 15
12. Question
How many roots does the equation 5 – 4x = 2x – (3 + 6x) 1 have?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 13 of 15
13. Question
How many solutions does the equation (x3)/4=(2x1)/5 have?
CorrectIncorrect 
Question 14 of 15
14. Question
What is the solution of the equation
(2x1)/3+2=x/4CorrectIncorrect 
Question 15 of 15
15. Question
What is/are the solution(s) of the equation 2x^{2} – 9x +12 = 8?
CorrectIncorrect
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