5.6 More Decimal and Fraction Operations

Section A Goals

  • Explain patterns when multiplying and dividing by powers of 10.
  • Solve multi-step problems involving measurement conversions.

Section B Goals

  • Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators.
  • Create line plots to display fractional measurement data, and use the information to solve problems.
  • Solve problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions.

Section C Goals

  • Interpret multiplication as scaling (resizing).
  • Make generalizations about multiplying a whole number by a fraction greater than, less than and equal to 1.
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