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Grade 5 – Developing Mental Math Skills

  • Describe and use strategies to:
    • add, subtract, and multiply whole numbers
    • multiply whole numbers to 10, 100, 1000, and 10 000, and divide decimal numbers by 10 and 100
    • round decimal numbers to the nearest tenth
    • estimate addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers

– Focusing on the Fundamentals of Math – A Teacher’s Guide, p.6

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