South Carolina Standards & Learning
SC.PS. South Carolina College- and Career-Ready Mathematical Process Standards
PS.6. Communicate mathematically and approach mathematical situations with precision.
PS.6c. Use appropriate and precise mathematical language.
SC.6.NS. The Number System
6.NS.7. Understand and apply the concepts of comparing, ordering, and finding absolute value to rational numbers.
6.NS.7c. Use concepts of equality and inequality to write and to explain real-world and mathematical situations.
SC.6.EEI. Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities
6.EEI.2. Extend the concepts of numerical expressions to algebraic expressions involving positive rational numbers.
6.EEI.2a. Translate between algebraic expressions and verbal phrases that include variables.
6.EEI.3. Apply mathematical properties (e.g., commutative, associative, distributive) to generate equivalent expressions.
6.EEI.6. Write expressions using variables to represent quantities in real-world and mathematical situations. Understand the meaning of the variable in the context of the situation.
6.EEI.7. Write and solve one-step linear equations in one variable involving nonnegative rational numbers for real-world and mathematical situations.
6.EEI.9. Investigate multiple representations of relationships in real-world and mathematical situations.
6.EEI.9a. Write an equation that models a relationship between independent and dependent variables.