June 21, 2013

Sample Question

Supports the following Standards of Mathematical Practice

• 1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

• 2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively.

• 4 Model with mathematics.

• 5 Use appropriate tools strategically.

• 6 Attend to precision.

• 7 Look for and make use of structure.

- Mathematics > General

- Grade 6
- Grade 7
- Grade 8

Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

Reason abstractly and quantitatively.

Model with mathematics.

Use appropriate tools strategically.

Attend to precision.

Look for and make use of structure.

Use numbers expressed in the form of a single digit times an integer power of 10 to estimate very large or very small quantities, and to express how many times as much one is than the other.