Academic Standard: Cluster

Apply and extend previous understandings of numbers to the system of rational numbers.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
Mathematics
Type: 
Cluster
Code: 
TSS.Math.6.NS.C
Grade range: 
6
 
Elements within this Cluster
 
Standard
Understand that positive and negative numbers are used together to describe quantities having opposite directions or values (e.g., temperature above/below
Understand a rational number as a point on the number line. Extend number line diagrams and coordinate axes familiar from previous grades to represent
Understand ordering and absolute value of rational numbers.
Solve real-world and mathematical problems by graphing points in all four quadrants of the coordinate plane. Include use of coordinates and absolute value