Chapter Three: Decimals
Introduction: Most statistics in sports are reported as decimals. In basketball a player who made 52 of 60 free throws would have a “free throw percentage” of 0.867. In this chapter, the student will learn about decimals and how to use them to solve problems.
Focus: Use common procedures to multiply and divide decimals, and evaluate expressions and solve equations with decimals.
This website has useful definitions for math work:
Click on this linkto go the old Prentice Hall's (the textbook publisher) link for video tutors. Although we no longer use this series, these video tutors may be useful.
Here are more links for on-line math help:
This has a variety of student-created videos.
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Math is Fun
This is an easy-to-use site to create graphs
This site has many videos for math and science related topics. Scroll down to the bottom for links for elementary school math videos.
The following links may require a fee.