Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving the four operations with rational numbers.

Subject Area: Mathematics
Grade: 7
Domain: The Number System
Cluster: Apply and extend previous understandings of operations with fractions to add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational numbers. - Major Cluster

Don’t … Sort clusters from Major to Supporting, and then teach them in that order. To do so would strip the coherence of the mathematical ideas and miss the opportunity to enhance the major work of the grade with the supporting clusters.
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/14
Date of Last Rating: 02/14
Status: State Board Approved


Examples of Opportunities for In-Depth Focus

When students work toward meeting this standard (which is closely connected to 7.NS.1.1 and 7.NS.1.2), they consolidate their skill and understanding of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of rational numbers.