Good number sense is fundamental for success in estimation, approximation, and problem solving. We need to develop a sense of large numbers because newspaper and television news reports contain many references to large quantities. This activity has students working with large numbers to understand their relative magnitudes.

Standards
8.EE.A.3 8.EE.A.4 7.RP.A.2 7.RP.A.1
Math Practices
MP.1 MP.2 MP.3 MP.4
Grades
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