Academic Standard: Domain

The Number System
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
Mathematics
Type: 
Domain
Code: 
TSS.Math.8.NS
Grade range: 
8
This is the culminating area for the number system from 6 th and 7th grade. Students now know there are numbers that are not rational, called irrational numbers. Students approximate irrational numbers by rational numbers locating them on a number line and students estimate the value of irrational expressions.
 
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Cluster
Know that there are numbers that are not rational, and approximate them by rational numbers.