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Real numbers

This module from the AMSI 'The Improving Mathematics Education in Schools (TIMES) project' is for teachers who wish to consolidate their content knowledge on the topic of real numbers. There are sections that provide history and context for the topic, as well as exercises and examples of how to present and explain the concepts to students.

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Year level(s) Year 8
Audience Teacher, School Leader
Purpose Content knowledge
Format Downloadable resources
Keywords real number, rational, explicit teaching

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Number
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions

Recognise irrational numbers in applied contexts, including square roots and Π

Recognise terminating and recurring decimals, using digital tools as appropriate

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