Ch 14: 8th Grade Math: Introduction to Decimals

About This Chapter

Using the video lessons in the Introduction to Decimals chapter, you can teach your 8th grade students how to work with decimals and maintain place value when solving math problems. The short, fun videos include illustrations and sample problems. The assessment quizzes test your students' knowledge of decimals.

Introduction to Decimals - Chapter Summary

The Introduction to Decimals chapter includes video lessons that teach your students how to sort, read and count with decimals. Your 8th grade students can learn place values that include the tens, hundreds, thousands, ten thousands and hundred thousands. Administer the chapter examination to be sure your students grasp the material on decimals.

Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
Working with Decimals Students discover how decimals are used as well as how to write and order them.
What is a Decimal Place Value? This lesson teaches students to identify a digit's place value according to its location.
Using Word Names for Decimal Numbers In this lesson, students learn to write word names for decimal numbers.
Comparing and Ordering Decimals Students learn to sort decimals from greatest to least value, and from least to greatest value.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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