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4. Interpreting Expressions

Interpreting the parts of expressions and equations gives students a basic level of understanding that is vital to higher level processes. This “vocabulary” knowledge in mathematics holds the key to future understanding of theorems, solving equations, and working with complex … Continue reading

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3. Applying Properties of Real Numbers

The properties of real numbers can be summed up in the chart above.

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2. Performing Operations with Real Numbers

In addition to understanding the properties of individual real numbers and how they relate to one another, it is also important to perform operations (ie. add, multiply, subtract, and divide) on real numbers. When performing Properties of Addition of ¬†two … Continue reading

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1. Properties of Real Numbers

Understanding real numbers, its subsets, and the properties that guide them is the key to a solid algebraic foundation. The set of Real Numbers consists of various subsets of numbers including Natural Numbers (or counting numbers), Whole Numbers (Natural Numbers … Continue reading

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