Matching Numeric Expressions to Descriptions

Prepare a Presentation

Work Time

Focus on the meaning of numerical expressions.

  • Describe your strategies for matching the numerical expression cards to word cards.
  • Explain your reasoning and justification.
  • Identify any mistakes you made and what you learned from them.
  • Include any questions your partner asked about your explanation.


Challenge Problem

Create your own numerical expressions and matching word descriptions. In your expressions, use numbers with more than four digits, include fractional quantities, and use three different operations.