The Greeks were fascinated by the Golden Rectangle, which has the property, if you cut it in two parts so that the right part is a perfect square, then the left rectangle has side lengths in the same ratio as the original rectangle. This idea has been used throughout architecture, and it even appears in the White House. What is the ratio of the shorter side over the longer side of a Golden Rectangle, rounded to the nearest thousandth?
Rounding Whole Numbers I have ... who has Game is a WINNER! 54 cards (27 color and 27 black and white). The purpose of the game is to practice rounding whole numbers to the nearest ten,hundred and thousand. How the Loopy Games work: Shuffle the cards, then deal out the cards to the group, (it does not matter if not all students have exactly the same number of cards).
ROUNDING DECIMALS PLUS TWO full worksheets rounding decimals to the nearest tenth, hundredth, thousandth and ten thousandth. * * 54 EXAMPLES IN ALL to round! * * PLUS - 12 EXTRA examples where students compare decimals with one another using < and >;. All in all, great practice for their decimals.
Name Crazy is a great activity or homework assignment for dividing decimals. Students follow the directions to turn their first and last names to decimals and then divide. I prompted students to round to the nearest thousandth. For lower level students, you may want to give them a short name to use.
DECIMALS ROUNDING...CHALLENGING AND HIGH LEVEL!..Here are two examples off this worksheet:.." change seven ninths to the nearest tenth as a decimal..." OR..."change twenty three nineteenths to the nearest thousandth as a decimal. ARE YOU THINKING? Your students will be! Very challenging and NOT for the beginner! Use of calculators suggested. Answers included of course. Enjoy!
ROUNDING DECIMALS PLUS...3 full worksheets rounding decimals to the nearest tenth, hundredth, thousandth and ten thousandth. 54 examples in all to round. PLUS, 12 more examples where students compare decimals with one another using < and >. All in all great practice with their decimals. Answers included of course. Enjoy!.