The course of study for seventh-grade math varies depending upon the school district and students' level of study, but it contains elements of numbers, measurements, geometry, algebra and probability. Depending on students' current levels of understanding, the level of difficulty ranges from basic to advanced.
In seventh-grade math, students learn to understand factors, multiples, integer amounts and square roots of numbers. Teachers provide guidance in finding solutions to more complex problems that involve measurement estimations and calculating areas using the correct formulas. Other curriculum concepts include the understanding and identification of geometric shapes and learning how to solve geometric problems.