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An introduction to rational and irrational numbers

Resource ID#: 131252

Primary Type: Tutorial

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Students will learn the difference between rational and irrational numbers.

General Information

Subject(s): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 8
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Instructional Time: 7 Minute(s)
Keywords: rational, irrational
Instructional Component Type(s): Tutorial
Instructional Design Framework(s): Demonstration
Resource Collection: Secondary Math specific existing tutorials

Aligned Standards

Name Description
MAFS.8.NS.1.1: Know that numbers that are not rational are called irrational. Understand informally that every number has a decimal expansion; for rational numbers show that the decimal expansion repeats eventually, and convert a decimal expansion which repeats eventually into a rational number.