# Unit 2 – Operations with Positive Decimals and Percents

Unit Description

The student will solve problems using decimals and percents. Emphasis should be placed on applications throughout the unit. Applications will use U.S. customary and metric units of measurement.

Upon completion of Unit 2 students will be able to:

2.1    Demonstrate the meaning of decimal numbers.
2.2    Perform operations with decimals.
2.3    Estimate decimals.
2.4    Demonstrate the relationship among fractions, decimals, and percents.
2.5    Solve basic percent problems.
2.6    Read and interpret basic graphs.
2.7    Convert units of measure.
2.8    Solve application problems using U.S. customary and metric units of measurement.

Specific Objectives Upon completion of Unit 2 students will be able to: 2.1    Demonstrate the meaning of decimal numbers.

2.2    Perform operations with decimals.

2.3    Estimate decimals.

2.4    Demonstrate the relationship among fractions, decimals, and percents.

2.5    Solve basic percent problems.

2.6    Read and interpret basic graphs.

2.7    Convert units of measure.

2.8    Solve application problems using U.S. customary and metric units of measurement.