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Other

Description:

This tutorial provides students with experience using three types of distance scales on regional maps of North America. An introduction shows how to make use of the bar scale, the statement of equivalence, and the representative fraction (ratio) to determine distance between two locations. Printable instructions and two sets of interactive exercises are provided.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Social Studies > General
  • Mathematics > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Scale,Grade 6,NSDL,Grade 5,Rounding,Middle School,Spatial sense,Visual representation,Representation,Mathematics,Equivalent fractions,Arithmetic,Analyze and persevere,Fractions,Division,Number and operations,Upper Elementary,Mathematical language,Physics,Attend to precision,Social Sciences,Model with mathematics,Ratio and proportion,Multiplication,Modeling,Real world applications,Informal Education,Concept formation,Use appropriate tools,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20140728160645160T,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-027,Science,Practice Standards,Cartography and surveying,Reading in mathematics,Length,Elementary School,Algorithms,English,Social Studies,Reason quantitatively,Estimation,Decimals,Computing and Information,Operations,Mental calculation,Systems of measurement,Communication,Metric,Connections,Rate,Problem solving,Measurement,Process skills,Education,Geoscience,Earth science

Language:

English

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