Comparing Decimals--Wider isn't Always Larger!

Learners investigate comparing and ordering decimals.  In this elementary mathematics lesson, students employ technology (TI-73) to explore decimals.  The lesson is designed to clear up a common misconception in that learners believe that the larger decimal number is always the one with more digits.

5th - 8th Math 9 Views 56 Downloads
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