Multiplication & Division To Solve Problems

Make Connections

Performance Task

Ways of Thinking: Make Connections

Take notes about your classmates’ explanations and rules for dividing positive and negative numbers.

Hint:

As your classmates present, ask questions such as:

  • How did you determine the sign of the answer for problems that involve dividing a positive number by a negative number?
  • How did you determine the sign of the answer for problems that involve dividing a negative number by a positive number?
  • How did you determine the sign of the answer for problems that involve dividing a negative number by a negative number?