Monday, November 30, 2009

Allysa's Scribepost for November 30, 2009

Today we had a quiz in the beginning of class. After the quiz, we continued our foldables in the "SQUARES" section. The first thing we did was we made a number line and labeled the perfect squares and looked for patterns.

Number Line:








On
e pattern we saw was the spaces between the perfect squares, it went up by 2 every time. The spaces were: 3, 5, 7, and 9.

To fill in the spaces, we had to use fractions.










To convert them into a decimal, we just used a calculator.
e.g. 1 divided by 3 = 0.333333333
Then we added the whole number before the decimal.

1, 1.33, 1.66, 2.

For 5 spaces it would be:

1 1/5, 1 2/5, 1 3/5, 1 4/5, 1 5/5

HOMEWORK:
Find the decimals for 5 spaces.


Sorry, I put it up late.
THANKS FOR READING & PLEASE COMMENT ! :D

11 comments:

april817 said...

Good job Allysa! nice use of colours, and it was very understandable.

Larrisa8-17 said...

Good job Allysa !
I like how you used colors and
I like how you showed your work(:
Well Done !

×Jusŧıŋ£8-17× said...

good job , i like your colours and pictures .

Jex (Juan Exequiel)8-17 said...

Good job Allysa. I like how you put clors and explained everything well. Your answers were understandable.
And now I know how to convert a fraction to a decimal.

Good job again!!!!!!

Marielle 8-17 said...

Good job Alyssa ! I liked the pictures you used and also the text colors . It had a lot of information explaining what we did yesterday :)

Elaine817 said...

Great job Allysa! Nice use of colours and your work was very organized and neat. And good explanation.

Elaine817 said...

Great job Allysa! Nice use of colours and your work was very organized and neat. And good explanation.

elvin817 said...

Good Job Allysa! you explained everything very well, and nice colors.

Layton 8-17 said...

good job! liked how yo had alot of pictures and alot of colour s it dident get boring so... great job!

Brendan817 said...

Good job Allysa ! I like how you used colour and pictures. You explained everything very well .

Owen817 said...

Nice Job Allysa! It was very understandable, neat, and organized.Well Done!

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