# 6th Grade Math Concepts

### Kiernan Downing

## Overview of 6th Grade Standards

In the 6th grade the students will be learning a lot of new concepts including:

- applying and extending previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions
- applying and extending previous understanding of numbers to the system of rational numbers
- understanding ratio concepts and using ratio reasoning to solve problems
- applying and extending previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions
- reason about and solve one-variable equations and inequalities
- represent and analyze quantitative relationships between dependent and independent variables

## Multiplying FractionsStudents will be learning how to multiply fractions, to multiply a fraction you multiply the numerators, multiply the denominators and then reduce the fraction if necessary. | ## Rational NumbersRational numbers are fractions and integers. | ## RatiosRatios are the quantitative relation between two amounts showing the number of times one value contains or is contained within the other. |