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Ch 13: SBA Math - Grade 6: Rational Numbers

About This Chapter

The short, informative videos in this chapter explain rational numbers to help middle schoolers get ready to take the Mathematics SBA. Each lesson includes a short quiz so students can practice using the information they've covered.

SBA Math - Grade 6: Rational Numbers - Chapter Summary

These accessible videos can be viewed from any device to make Mathematics SBA preparation convenient and easy. This chapter reviews the rational numbers concepts middle schoolers will likely encounter on the Math SBA. Lesson topics include:

  • The definition and types of rational numbers
  • Graphing rational numbers on a number line
  • How to find the absolute value of a rational number
  • How to add, subtract, multiply and divide rational numbers
  • Rational number notation

Video transcripts highlight key ideas and provide an additional resource for students who prefer multiple format options for learning. Each lesson offers a short quiz to let you evaluate your student's comprehension of the information.

7 Lessons in Chapter 13: SBA Math - Grade 6: Rational Numbers
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What are Rational Numbers? - Definition & Examples

1. What are Rational Numbers? - Definition & Examples

In this lesson, we will learn about rational numbers and their characteristics. We'll discover what they are, what they aren't and how to distinguish them from other types of numbers.

Comparing & Ordering Rational Numbers

2. Comparing & Ordering Rational Numbers

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to look at any rational number and compare it with any other rational number. Learn what you need to do so that you know which number is greater or lesser than another.

Graphing Rational Numbers on a Number Line

3. Graphing Rational Numbers on a Number Line

Number lines have many uses both in mathematics and everyday life. This lesson will teach you how to graph numbers on a number line and give real-world examples of how to use number lines.

Finding the Absolute Value of a Rational Number

4. Finding the Absolute Value of a Rational Number

Watch this video lesson and you will learn how to deal with absolute values of simple numbers and more complex problems. Learn the order in which you should do calculations so that your answers are correct.

Adding & Subtracting Rational Numbers

5. Adding & Subtracting Rational Numbers

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to add and subtract rational numbers like a pro. Learn what is involved in adding and subtracting these types of numbers.

Multiplying & Dividing Rational Numbers

6. Multiplying & Dividing Rational Numbers

After watching this video lesson, you will know how to multiply and divide rational numbers. You will know when you need to flip your number and when you don't.

Notation for Rational Numbers, Fractions & Decimals

7. Notation for Rational Numbers, Fractions & Decimals

How do fractions become decimals? And how do decimals become fractions? In this lesson, we'll learn about the notation of rational numbers, fractions and decimals and learn how they're related.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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