In 5th grade students use brackets, braces, and parenthesis to evaluate expressions with these symbols.

In 5th grade students divide whole numbers by whole numbers with up to four digit dividends and two digit divisors. Students illustrate and explain the calculations by equations, rectangular arrays, and area models.

In 5th grade students measure volume by counting unit cubes in order to understand why units are cubed.

In 5th grade students use whole number exponents to denote powers of 10.

Later in this course students perform operations with rational numbers in expressions and equations.

In CCMI students evaluate exponential functions with integers.

In CCMI students solve problems involving exponential growth and decay.

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