Academic Standard

Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division and of fractions to multiply and divide rational numbers.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
Mathematics
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
TSS.Math.7.NS.A.2
Grade range: 
7
Groupings:
Content Emphasis = Major Content
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Understand that multiplication is extended from fractions to rational numbers by requiring that operations continue to satisfy the properties of
Understand that integers can be divided, provided that the divisor is not zero, and every quotient of integers (with non-zero divisor) is a rational
Apply properties of operations as strategies to multiply and divide rational numbers.
Convert a rational number to a decimal using long division; know that the decimal form of a rational number terminates in 0s or eventually repeats.