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place value

[′plās ‚val·yü]
(mathematics)
The value given to a digit by virtue of its location in a numeral.
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* The student recognizes or recalls specific vocabulary, such as nearest, place value, round, and whole number.
To help students overcome such problems, it is instructive to help them understand the place value of each digit in a number.
Golf, an enormously unpredictable (although enjoyable) betting medium - particularly on the US tour, where almost all competitors can win - offers appalling place value.
Dr Sentamu said society should place value on the wisdom of older people in order to help build a future for younger generations.
Most of the students at this school struggle with mathematics concepts-specifically number sense related to place value. As a result, the treatment given will be repeated practice with place value and other work with number sense.
One of the only ways to combat it is to place value on wildlife.
ISLAMABAD, July 26 -- IMF while raising serious concerns on financial irregularities by the provincial governments has warned that if Pakistan fails to place value added tax or reforms in GST, all the assistance programmes would be withheld and release of remaining amount would be dropped.
The updated version of the learning solution now offers more than 120 lessons that cover number, operations, and algebra focal points, as well as new virtual manipulatives to help third-graders learn place value and multiplication concepts.
The math instruction specifically focuses on number sense, place value, money, and problem solving.
If the goal is to enhance students' critical thinking about place value and the underlying rationale involved with addition and carrying values over to the next higher place value, then a more complicated approach will both accomplish that and arrive at the right solution in a deductive fashion.
Priscilla Chan, a science teacher at Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies in New York City, suggests: I find that students have difficulty with place value and how large or small a number should be.