This download includes Chapter 14 from the e-book along with answers from Appendices A & B associated with Chapter 14. Material in this chapter was written to give future elementary and math education majors a conceptual understanding of rational numbers, traditional and non-traditional strategies for introducing rational numbers, and traditional and non-traditional strategies for simplifying rational numbers.
14.2 Strategies for Introducing Rational Numbers…243
14.3 Connecting Rational Numbers to Measurement…248
14.4 Strategies for Simplifying Rational Numbers…252
14.5 Working with Mixed Fractions…256
14.6 Practice Exercises for Chapter 14…262