Unit 0 – Operations with Whole Numbers

Unit Description

The student will solve contextual problems using whole numbers.  All student learning outcomes for this unit must be completed without the use of a calculator.  Emphasis should be placed on applications throughout the unit.

Broad Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of Unit 0 students will be able to:
0.1  Recognize place value and names for numbers
0.2  Perform operations with whole numbers
0.3  Round whole numbers and estimation with whole numbers
0.4 Solve application problems by adding, subtracting, multiplying, or dividing whole numbers

Specific Objectives

Upon completion of Unit 0 students will be able to:
0.1  Recognize place value and names for numbers

0.1.1        Find the place value of a digit in a whole number
0.1.2        Write a whole number in words
0.1.3        Write a whole number in standard form

0.2  Perform operations with whole numbers

0.2.1        Add whole numbers
0.2.2        Find the perimeter of a polygon
0.2.3        Subtract whole numbers including borrowing when necessary
0.2.4        Multiply whole numbers
0.2.5        Find the area of a rectangle
0.2.6        Divide whole numbers
0.2.7        Find the average of a list of numbers
0.2.8        Use order of operations to simplify whole number expressions with multiple operations

0.3  Round whole numbers and estimate sums, differences, products and quotients with whole numbers

0.3.1        Round whole numbers to a specified place value
0.3.2        Use rounding to estimate sums, differences, products and quotients with whole numbers

0.4  Solve application problems by adding, subtracting, multiplying, or dividing whole numbers