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Combine a study on appropriate behavior with examining rational numbers! Individuals assess behaviors that they see and experience in the school environment. They identify, define, compare, and order behaviors that are both positive and negative, using number lines to help draw conclusions, reason, and visualize concepts.
Eighth graders identify rational numbers. They will review the meaning of rational numbers. Then identify the reciprocal property, terminating decimals, repeating decimals, integers, and fractions. They use their graphing calculator to investigate the order of operations with real numbers.
In this comparing rational numbers word problem worksheet, 6th graders make three-digit inequalities true by placing a decimal point between the first and second digit or a fraction bar between the second and third digit and using these solutions to plot numbers on the ladder number line and solve word problems. Students solve three problems.
Students explore the concept of locating rational numbers on a number line. In this rational numbers activity, students change improper fractions to mixed numbers to determine where on a number line the rational number belongs. Students use straight edges and compasses to place rational numbers on the number line.