6.NS.C.6

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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.6a

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- 6.NS.C.6aRecognize opposite signs of numbers as indicating locations on opposite sides of 0 on the number line; recognize that the opposite of the opposite of a number is the number itself, e.g., –(–3) = 3, and that 0 is its own opposite.
- 6.NS.C.6bUnderstand signs of numbers in ordered pairs as indicating locations in quadrants of the coordinate plane; recognize that when two ordered pairs differ only by signs, the locations of the points are related by reflections across one or both axes.
- 6.NS.C.6cFind and position integers and other rational numbers on a horizontal or vertical number line diagram; find and position pairs of integers and other rational numbers on a coordinate plane.

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## 6.NS.C.6a

## Recognize opposite signs of numbers as indicating locations on opposite sides of 0 on the number line; recognize that the opposite of the opposite of a number is the number itself, e.g., –(–3) = 3, and that 0 is its own opposite.

13 Lesson(s)

### Integers in the Real World

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Comparing Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Adding and Subtracting Integers with Counters

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Unit Test

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Inequalities

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Show What You Know About Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Integers and Rational Numbers

### Absolutely Positively the Opposite of Negative

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

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

### Identifying Integers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Rational Numbers

### Intervention Day

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Integers

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Integers

### The Three Little Bears

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Integers

7th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Integers

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