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5th Grade Math: Numbers & Number Sense - Chapter Summary
This collection of short 5th grade math lessons cover different types of numbers in math. Young students can learn how to make sense of Greek and Roman numerals, math sets and number properties, as well as place values and expanded form. Students can submit questions to our expert math instructors and take the included self-assessment quizzes to make sure they fully understand the chapter's number concepts.
- Reading and writing numbers up to nine digits long
- Understanding place value up to hundred millions
- Roman and Greek numerals
- Expanded form
- Math sets
- Commutative, associative and distributive properties
1. How to Read & Write Numbers Up to Nine Digits: Lesson for Kids
Do you know how to read and write large numbers, like the population of the United States? Find out how in this lesson, which shows you how to use place value and periods to tackle big numbers.
2. Place Value Up to Hundred Millions: Lesson for Kids
Who wants to be a billionaire? Many people can't even imagine the size of the number 'a billion,' let alone have that much money! In this lesson, you are going to learn how to identify place value in numbers all the way up into the billions.
3. Interpreting Roman Numerals: Lesson for Kids
Numbers started out as practical tools that were designed for measuring quantity. Roman numerals are a system of writing numbers using simple subtraction and addition and they represent one of the first and most successful numerical systems.
4. Interpreting Greek Numerals: Lesson for Kids
Ancient Greek numerals came in two forms - alphabetic and acrophonic. In this lesson, you will learn about both. The acrophonic numerals led to the Roman numerals, and the alphabetic numerals were an early version of the same number system that we still use today!
5. What is Expanded Form in Math? - Definition & Examples
In this lesson, we'll review place value and find out how it's useful when writing numbers in expanded form. We'll also look at a few examples of numbers written out in expanded form.
6. Sets in Math: Definition & Symbols
Do you like solving puzzles and gathering information? If so, then you are going to enjoy working with sets! As we learn all about sets, we'll look for things in common and sometimes things that are different. Lets get started!
7. Number Properties: Commutative, Associative & Distributive
We often find ourselves using real number properties when working on math problems. These properties come in a variety of forms, but in this lesson we'll focus on learning about the commutative, associative, and distributive properties.
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Other chapters within the 5th Grade Math course
- 5th Grade Math: Integers & Whole Numbers
- 5th Grade Math: Factors & Multiples
- 5th Grade Math: Multiplication & Division
- 5th Grade Math: Understanding Fractions & Decimals
- 5th Grade Math: Ratios & Percentages
- 5th Grade Math: Exponents & Square Roots
- 5th Grade Math: Pre-Algebra
- 5th Grade Math: Multi-Step Problems
- 5th Grade Math: Measurement
- 5th Grade Math: Geometric Shapes
- 5th Grade Math: Geometric Construction
- 5th Grade Math: Statistics & Probability