South Dakota Standards
SD.3.A. Algebra: Students will use the language of algebra to explore, describe, represent, and analyze number expressions and relations that represent variable quantities.
3.A.2. Use a variety of algebraic concepts and methods to solve equations and inequalities.
3.A.2.1. Comprehension: Students are able to select appropriate relational symbols (<, >, =) to compare numbers.
SD.3.N. Number Sense: Students will develop and use number sense to investigate the characteristics of numbers in a variety of forms and modes of operation.
3.N.1. Analyze the structural characteristics of the real number system and its various subsystems. Analyze the concept of value, magnitude, and relative magnitude of real numbers.
3.N.1.1. Comprehension: Students are able to place in order and compare whole numbers less than 10,000, using appropriate words and symbols.