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In this estimating instructional activity, students solve 6 different problems that include some form of estimation in each. First, they define estimate as a way to round their answers sensible and carry out the calculation by hand. Then, students determine various estimates of word problems that include decimals.

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5th - 6th
Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra
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