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MA19.6.10
Locate integers and other rational numbers on a horizontal or vertical line diagram.

Locate integers and other rational numbers on a horizontal or vertical line diagram.

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## UP:MA19.6.10

### Vocabulary

- Integers
- Rational numbers
- Horizontal line diagram
- Vertical line diagram

### Knowledge

- Strategies for creating number line models of rational numbers (marking off equal lengths by estimation or recursive halving).
- Strategies for locating numbers on a number line.
- Notation for positive and negative numbers and zero.

### Skills

- Represent rational numbers and their opposites on a number line including both positive and negative quantities.
- Explain and justify the creation of number lines and placement of rational numbers on a number line.
- Explain the meaning of 0 in a variety of real-world contexts.

### Understanding

- Representing rational numbers on number lines requires using both a distance and a direction,
- Locating numbers on a number line provides a representation of a mathematical context which aids in visualizing ideas and solving problems.