6.NS.C.5

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- 6.NS.C.5Understand that positive and negative numbers are used together to describe quantities having opposite directions or values (e.g., temperature above/below zero, elevation above/below sea level, debits/credits, positive/negative electric charge); use positive and negative numbers to represent quantities in real-world contexts, explaining the meaning of 0 in each situation.
- 6.NS.C.6Understand a rational number as a point on the number line. Extend number line diagrams and coordinate axes familiar from previous grades to represent points on the line and in the plane with negative number coordinates.
- 6.NS.C.7Understand ordering and absolute value of rational numbers.
- 6.NS.C.8Solve real-world and mathematical problems by graphing points in all four quadrants of the coordinate plane. Include use of coordinates and absolute value to find distances between points with the same first coordinate or the same second coordinate.

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## 6.NS.C.5

## Understand that positive and negative numbers are used together to describe quantities having opposite directions or values (e.g., temperature above/below zero, elevation above/below sea level, debits/credits, positive/negative electric charge); use positive and negative numbers to represent quantities in real-world contexts, explaining the meaning of 0 in each situation.

21 Lesson(s)

### What Are Integers?

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Integers: Number Lines and Absolute Values

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Integers in the Real World

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Review of Rational Numbers on the Number Line

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Number Sense (2)

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Number Sense (2)

### Comparing and Ordering Integers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Interpret Integers in Context

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Visualizing Integers in our World

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Number Sense (2)

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Number Sense (2)

### Understanding Integers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Number Sense (2)

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Number Sense (2)

### Mile High!

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Introduction to Mathematical Investigations

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Introduction to Mathematical Investigations

### So, When Will I Ever See a Negative Number?

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Rational Explorations: Numbers & Their Opposites

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Rational Explorations: Numbers & Their Opposites

### Understanding The Pros & Cons of the Number Line: Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Rational Explorations: Numbers & Their Opposites

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Rational Explorations: Numbers & Their Opposites

Big Idea:

#### Are you positive that's negative? Understanding positive and negative rational numbers

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### Pre Test

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Cooking with The Mathmaster Chef (Day 1 of 4)

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Integers

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Integers

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