Chapter 26: Understand Decimals

Lesson 1: Relate Fractions and Decimals. Objective: To learn to read and write fraction and decimal parts.

Lesson 2: Decimals to Thousandths. Objective: To explore decimals to the thousandths place.

Lesson 3: Hands On: Equivalent Decimals. Objective: To read and write equivalent decimals.

Lesson 4: Relate Mixed Numbers and Decimals. Objective: To relate mixed numbers and decimals.

Lesson 5: Compare and Order Fractions. Objective: To compare and order decimals.

Lesson 6: Problem Solving Strategy: Use Logical Reasoning. Objective: To use the problem solving strategy *use logical reasoning.*

Vocabulary: tenth, hundredth, fraction, mixed number, decimal, decimal point, thousandth, equivalent decimals

**tenth:** one of ten equal parts

**hundredth:** one of one hundred equal parts

**fraction:** a number that names part of a whole

**mixed number: **an amount written as a whole number and a fraction

**decimal:** a number with one or more digits to the right of the decimal point

**decimal point:** the mark in a decimal number that separates the ones and the tenths place

**thousandth: **one of one thousand equal parts

**equivalent decimals: **two or more decimals that name the same amount

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www.multiplication.com

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