Whole Numbers & Decimals


This chapter reviews whole numbers and decimals. Besides the four basic operations, the students will review comparing, rounding, and estimating. The chapter also reviews exponents before challenging the students with a study of square roots and the order of operations.

What you can expect to learn

After completing Chapter 1 you should be able to

  1. Develop number sense and estimation skills.
  2. Solve mathematical and real-world problems involving whole numbers and decimals.
  3. Simplify expressions involving exponents and radicals.
  4. Apply the order of operations to simplify numeric expressions.
  5. Deduce a definition of mathematics that demonstrates a biblical worldview.
Activity List