Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) for Sixth Grade Math

Algebraic Equations
FreeWhat are algebraic equations? Algebraic equations are mathematical quations that contain a letter or variable, which represents a number. Read more...iWorksheets: 6Study Guides: 1
Area
An area is the amount of surface a shape covers.
An area is measured in inches, feet, meters or centimeters. Read more...
iWorksheets: 3Study Guides: 1
Area and Circumference of Circles
FreeThe circumference of a circle is the distance around the outside. The area of a circle is the space contained within the circumference. It is measured in square units. Read more...iWorksheets: 4Study Guides: 1
Area of Triangles and Quadrilaterals
The area is the surface or space within an enclosed region. Area is expressed in square units. Read more...iWorksheets: 3Study Guides: 1Vocabulary Sets: 2
One & Two Step Equations
An algebraic equation is an expression in which a letter represents an unknown number Read more...iWorksheets: 3Study Guides: 1
Perimeter
A perimeter is the measurement of the distance around a figure. It is measured in units and can be measured by inches, feet, blocks, meters, centimeters or millimeters. Read more...iWorksheets: 3Study Guides: 1
Probability
Probability word problems worksheets. Probability is the possibility that a certain event will occur. An event that is certain to occur has a probability of 1. An event that cannot occur has a probability of 0. Therefore, the probability of an event occurring is always between 0 and 1. The closer a probability is to 1, the more certain that an event will occur. Read more...iWorksheets: 3Study Guides: 1
Simple Algebra
Simple algebra is the term used when using expressions with letters or variables that represent numbers. Read more...iWorksheets: 3Study Guides: 1

TX.STAAR.6. STAAR Grade 6 Mathematics Assessment

Reporting Category 1: Numbers, Operations, and Quantitative Reasoning - The student will demonstrate an understanding of numbers, operations, and quantitative reasoning.

(6.1) Number, operation, and quantitative reasoning. The student represents and uses rational numbers in a variety of equivalent forms. The student is expected to:
6.1 (A) Compare and order non-negative rational numbers. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Fractions/Decimals
Any fraction can be changed into a decimal and any decimal can be changed into a fraction. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponential & Scientific Notation
Exponential notation is shorten way of expressing a large number using exponents. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Ordering Decimals
When putting decimals in order from least to greatest, we must look at the highest place value first. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Compare and Order Fractions
When comparing two fractions that have a common denominator, you can looks at the numerators to decide which fraction is greater Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Compare and Order Numbers
Comparing two numbers and deciding which one is greater Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Ordering Fractions
The order of rational numbers depends on their relationship to each other and to zero. Rational numbers can be dispersed along a number line in both directions from zero. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Ordering Fractions
A fraction consists of two numbers separated by a line - numerator and denominator. To order fractions with like numerators, look at the denominators and compare them two at a time. The fraction with the smaller denominator is the larger fraction. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Fractions/Decimals
How to convert fractions to decimals: Divide the denominator (the bottom part) into the numerator (the top part). Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Less Than, Greater Than
Compare fractions and decimals using <, >, or =. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Rational and Irrational Numbers
A rational number is a number that can be made into a fraction. Decimals that repeat or terminate are rational because they can be changed into fractions. An irrational number is a number that cannot be made into a fraction. Decimals that do not repeat or end are irrational numbers. Pi is an irrational number. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponents, Factors and Fractions
In a mathematical expression where the same number is multiplied many times, it is often useful to write the number as a base with an exponent. Exponents are also used to evaluate numbers. Any number to a zero exponent is 1 and any number to a negative exponent is a number less than 1. Exponents are used in scientific notation to make very large or very small numbers easier to write. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
6.1 (B) Generate equivalent forms of rational numbers including whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Simplify Fractions
Simplifying fractions means to make the fraction as simple as possible. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Percents
A percentage is a number or ratio expressed as a fraction of 100. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Mixed Numbers
A mixed number has both a whole number and a fraction. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Simplify Fractions
Simplifying fractions is the process of reducing fractions and putting them into their lowest terms. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Subtracting Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. First, make sure the denominators are the same, then subtract the numerators. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Percentage
The term percent refers to a fraction in which the denominator is 100. It is a way to compare a number with 100. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Multiple Representation of Rational Numbers
What are multiple representations of rational numbers? A rational number represents a value or a part of a value. Rational numbers can be written as integers, fractions, decimals, and percents.The different representations for any given rational number are all equivalent. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Adding Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. To add two fractions with the same denominator: Add the numerators and place the sum over the common denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Rational and Irrational Numbers
A rational number is a number that can be made into a fraction. Decimals that repeat or terminate are rational because they can be changed into fractions. An irrational number is a number that cannot be made into a fraction. Decimals that do not repeat or end are irrational numbers. Pi is an irrational number. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponents, Factors and Fractions
In a mathematical expression where the same number is multiplied many times, it is often useful to write the number as a base with an exponent. Exponents are also used to evaluate numbers. Any number to a zero exponent is 1 and any number to a negative exponent is a number less than 1. Exponents are used in scientific notation to make very large or very small numbers easier to write. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Fraction Operations
Fraction operations are the processes of adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions and mixed numbers. A mixed number is a fraction with a whole number. Adding fractions is common in many everyday events, such as making a recipe and measuring wood. In order to add and subtract fractions, the fractions must have the same denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Introduction to Percent
What Is Percent? A percent is a term that describes a decimal in terms of one hundred. Percent means per hundred. Percents, fractions and decimals all can equal each other, as in the case of 10%, 0.1 and 1/10. Percents can be greater than 100% or smaller than 1%. A markup from the cost of making an item to the actual sales price is usually greater than 100%. A salesperson's commission might be 1/2% depending on the item sold. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
6.1 (D) Write prime factorizations using exponents. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Number Patterns
A number pattern is a group of numbers that are related to one another in some sort of pattern. Finding a pattern is a simpler way to solve a problem. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponents, Factors and Fractions
In a mathematical expression where the same number is multiplied many times, it is often useful to write the number as a base with an exponent. Exponents are also used to evaluate numbers. Any number to a zero exponent is 1 and any number to a negative exponent is a number less than 1. Exponents are used in scientific notation to make very large or very small numbers easier to write. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
6.1 (E) Identify factors of a positive integer, common factors, and the greatest common factor of a set of positive integers. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Common Factors
Factors are two numbers multiplied together to get a product (an answer to a multiplication problem) Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Number Patterns
A number pattern is a group of numbers that are related to one another in some sort of pattern. Finding a pattern is a simpler way to solve a problem. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponents, Factors and Fractions
In a mathematical expression where the same number is multiplied many times, it is often useful to write the number as a base with an exponent. Exponents are also used to evaluate numbers. Any number to a zero exponent is 1 and any number to a negative exponent is a number less than 1. Exponents are used in scientific notation to make very large or very small numbers easier to write. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
(6.2) Number, operation, and quantitative reasoning. The student adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides to solve problems and justify solutions. The student is expected to:
6.2 (A) Model addition and subtraction situations involving fractions with objects, pictures, words, and numbers. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Add/Subtract Fractions
Freeis one of the four basic operations of arithmetic, with the others being subtraction, multiplication and division. The addition of two whole numbers is the total amount of those quantities combined. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Add/Subtract Fractions
Adding or substracting fractions means to add or subtract the numerators and write the sum over the common denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1
Adding Fractions
Adding fractions is the operation of adding two or more different fractions. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Subtracting Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. First, make sure the denominators are the same, then subtract the numerators. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Adding Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. To add two fractions with the same denominator: Add the numerators and place the sum over the common denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Fraction Operations
Fraction operations are the processes of adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions and mixed numbers. A mixed number is a fraction with a whole number. Adding fractions is common in many everyday events, such as making a recipe and measuring wood. In order to add and subtract fractions, the fractions must have the same denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
6.2 (B) Use addition and subtraction to solve problems involving fractions and decimals. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Add/Subtract Fractions
Freeis one of the four basic operations of arithmetic, with the others being subtraction, multiplication and division. The addition of two whole numbers is the total amount of those quantities combined. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Add/Subtract Fractions
Adding or substracting fractions means to add or subtract the numerators and write the sum over the common denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1
Adding Fractions
Adding fractions is the operation of adding two or more different fractions. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Subtracting Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. First, make sure the denominators are the same, then subtract the numerators. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Add/Subtract/Multiply/Divide Decimals
You add/subtract/multiply/divide decimals the same way you add/subtract/multiply/divide whole numbers BUT you also need to place the decimal in the correct spot. When multiplying decimals, the decimals may or may NOT be lined up in the multiplication problem. Read more...iWorksheets :10Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Adding Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. To add two fractions with the same denominator: Add the numerators and place the sum over the common denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Fraction Operations
Fraction operations are the processes of adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions and mixed numbers. A mixed number is a fraction with a whole number. Adding fractions is common in many everyday events, such as making a recipe and measuring wood. In order to add and subtract fractions, the fractions must have the same denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
6.2 (C) Use multiplication and division of whole numbers to solve problems including situations involving equivalent ratios and rates. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Multiplication
Multiplication is a mathematical operation in which numbers, called factors, are multiplied together to get a result, called a product. Multiplication can be used with numbers or decimals of any size. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Multiplication
Multiplication is one of the four elementary, mathematical operations of arithmetic. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Proportions/Equivalent Fractions
Equivalent fractions represent the same ratio between two values. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Distributive Property
The distributive property offers a choice in multiplication of two ways to treat the addends in the equation. We are multiplying a sum by a factor which results in the same product as multiplying each addend by the factor and then adding the products. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Commutative/Associative Properties
The commutative property allows us to change the order of the numbers without changing the outcome of the problem. The associative property allows us to change the grouping of the numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Ratio
Ratios are used to make a comparison between two things. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Division
Division is a mathematical operation is which a number, called a dividend is divided by another number, called a divisor to get a result, called a quotient. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Ratio
A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. The two numbers must have the same unit in order to be compared. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Division
Divide three-digit numbers by one- and two-digit numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Simple Proportions
A proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal. A ratio is a pair of numbers used to show a comparison. To solve a proportion, calculate equivalent fractions in order to be sure the two fractions (ratios) are equal. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Numerical Proportions
Numerical proportions compare two numbers. The numbers can have the same units such as a ratio or the numbers can have different units such as rates. A proportion is usually in the form of a:b or a/b. Ratios are used to compare objects, wins and losses, sides of a figure to its area and many more. Rates are used to compare miles per hour, words per minute, and many others. A unit rate is when the denominator of a proportion is one. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
6.2 (D) Estimate and round to approximate reasonable results and to solve problems where exact answers are not required. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Estimation
Estimation is the process of rounding a number either up or down to the nearest place value requested. Estimation makes it easier to perform mathematical operations quickly. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Estimation
Estimation is an approximate calculation. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
6.2 (E) Use order of operations to simplify whole number expressions (without exponents) in problem solving situations. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Order of Operations
A numerical expression is a phrase which represents a number. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1
Order of Operations
Rules of Order of Operations: 1st: Compute all operations inside of parentheses. 2nd: Compute all work with exponents. 3rd: Compute all multiplication and division from left to right. 4th: Compute all addition and subtraction from left to right. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Using Integers
Integers are negative numbers, zero and positive numbers. To compare integers, a number line can be used. On a number line, negative integers are on the left side of zero with the larger a negative number, the farther to the left it is. Positive integers are on the right side of zero on the number line. If a number is to the left of another number it is said to be less than that number. In the coordinate plane, the x-axis is a horizontal line with negative numbers, zero and positive numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1

Reporting Category 2: Patterns, Relationships, and Algebraic Reasoning - The student will demonstrate an understanding of patterns, relationships, and algebraic reasoning.

(6.3) Patterns, relationships, and algebraic thinking. The student solves problems involving direct proportional relationships. The student is expected to:
6.3 (A) Use ratios to describe proportional situations. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Proportions/Equivalent Fractions
Equivalent fractions represent the same ratio between two values. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Ratio
Ratios are used to make a comparison between two things. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Ratio
A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. The two numbers must have the same unit in order to be compared. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Simple Proportions
A proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal. A ratio is a pair of numbers used to show a comparison. To solve a proportion, calculate equivalent fractions in order to be sure the two fractions (ratios) are equal. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Numerical Proportions
Numerical proportions compare two numbers. The numbers can have the same units such as a ratio or the numbers can have different units such as rates. A proportion is usually in the form of a:b or a/b. Ratios are used to compare objects, wins and losses, sides of a figure to its area and many more. Rates are used to compare miles per hour, words per minute, and many others. A unit rate is when the denominator of a proportion is one. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
6.3 (B) Represent ratios and percents with concrete models, fractions, and decimals. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Proportions/Equivalent Fractions
Equivalent fractions represent the same ratio between two values. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Percents
A percentage is a number or ratio expressed as a fraction of 100. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Ratio
Ratios are used to make a comparison between two things. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Ratio
A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. The two numbers must have the same unit in order to be compared. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Percentage
The term percent refers to a fraction in which the denominator is 100. It is a way to compare a number with 100. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Simple Proportions
A proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal. A ratio is a pair of numbers used to show a comparison. To solve a proportion, calculate equivalent fractions in order to be sure the two fractions (ratios) are equal. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Multiple Representation of Rational Numbers
What are multiple representations of rational numbers? A rational number represents a value or a part of a value. Rational numbers can be written as integers, fractions, decimals, and percents.The different representations for any given rational number are all equivalent. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Numerical Proportions
Numerical proportions compare two numbers. The numbers can have the same units such as a ratio or the numbers can have different units such as rates. A proportion is usually in the form of a:b or a/b. Ratios are used to compare objects, wins and losses, sides of a figure to its area and many more. Rates are used to compare miles per hour, words per minute, and many others. A unit rate is when the denominator of a proportion is one. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Introduction to Percent
What Is Percent? A percent is a term that describes a decimal in terms of one hundred. Percent means per hundred. Percents, fractions and decimals all can equal each other, as in the case of 10%, 0.1 and 1/10. Percents can be greater than 100% or smaller than 1%. A markup from the cost of making an item to the actual sales price is usually greater than 100%. A salesperson's commission might be 1/2% depending on the item sold. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
6.3 (C) Use ratios to make predictions in proportional situations. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Proportions/Equivalent Fractions
Equivalent fractions represent the same ratio between two values. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Ratio
Ratios are used to make a comparison between two things. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Ratio
A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. The two numbers must have the same unit in order to be compared. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Simple Proportions
A proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal. A ratio is a pair of numbers used to show a comparison. To solve a proportion, calculate equivalent fractions in order to be sure the two fractions (ratios) are equal. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Numerical Proportions
Numerical proportions compare two numbers. The numbers can have the same units such as a ratio or the numbers can have different units such as rates. A proportion is usually in the form of a:b or a/b. Ratios are used to compare objects, wins and losses, sides of a figure to its area and many more. Rates are used to compare miles per hour, words per minute, and many others. A unit rate is when the denominator of a proportion is one. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
(6.4) Patterns, relationships, and algebraic thinking. The student uses letters as variables in mathematical expressions to describe how one quantity changes when a related quantity changes. The student is expected to:
6.4 (A) Use tables and symbols to represent and describe proportional and other relationships such as those involving conversions, arithmetic sequences (with a constant rate of change), perimeter and area. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Proportions/Equivalent Fractions
Equivalent fractions represent the same ratio between two values. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Measurement
FreeThere are many units of measurement: inches, feet, yards, miles, millimeters, meters, seconds, minutes, hours, cups, pints, quarts, gallons, ounces, pounds, etc Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Ratio
Ratios are used to make a comparison between two things. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Ratio
A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. The two numbers must have the same unit in order to be compared. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Simple Proportions
A proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal. A ratio is a pair of numbers used to show a comparison. To solve a proportion, calculate equivalent fractions in order to be sure the two fractions (ratios) are equal. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Numerical Proportions
Numerical proportions compare two numbers. The numbers can have the same units such as a ratio or the numbers can have different units such as rates. A proportion is usually in the form of a:b or a/b. Ratios are used to compare objects, wins and losses, sides of a figure to its area and many more. Rates are used to compare miles per hour, words per minute, and many others. A unit rate is when the denominator of a proportion is one. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Exploring Area and Surface Area
Area is the amount of surface a shape covers. Area is measured in square units, whether the units are inches, feet, meters or centimeters. The area formula for a triangle is: A = 1/2 · b · h, where b is the base and h is the height. The area formula for a circle is: A = π · r², where π is usually 3.14 and r is the radius of the circle. The area formula for a parallelogram is: A = b · h, where b is the base and h is the height. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1

Reporting Category 3: Geometry and Spatial Reasoning - The student will demonstrate an understanding of geometry and spatial reasoning.

(6.6) Geometry and spatial reasoning. The student uses geometric vocabulary to describe angles, polygons, and circles. The student is expected to:
6.6 (A) Use angle measurements to classify angles as acute, obtuse, or right. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Angles
A right angle is an angle that measures 90°. A straight angle is an angle that measures 180°. An obtuse angle is an angle that measures more than 90°. An acute angle is an angle that measures less than 90°. Read more...iWorksheets :10Study Guides :1
Plane Figures: Lines and Angles
Plane figures in regards to lines and angles refer to the coordinate plane and the various lines and angles within the coordinate plane. Lines in a coordinate plane can be parallel or perpendicular. Angles in a coordinate plane can be acute, obtuse, right or straight. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
6.6 (C) Describe the relationship between radius, diameter, and circumference of a circle. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Diameter of Circle
The diameter of a circle is a line segment that passes through the center of a circle connecting one side of the circle to the other. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
(6.7) Geometry and spatial reasoning. The student uses coordinate geometry to identify location in two dimensions. The student is expected to:
6.7 (A) Locate and name points on a coordinate plane using ordered pairs of non-negative rational numbers. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Plot Points
You use plot points to place a point on a coordinate plane by using X and Y coordinates to draw on a coordinate grid. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Coordinates
The use of coordinates pertains to graphing and the quadrants that are formed by the x and y-axis. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Plotting Points
In a coordinate pair, the first number indicates the position of the point along the horizontal axis of the grid. The second number indicates the position of the point along the vertical axis. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Graphs and Tables
Using tables and graphs is a way people can interpret data. Data means information. So interpreting data just means working out what information is telling you. Information is sometimes shown in tables, charts and graphs to make the information easier to read. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Area of Coordinate Polygons
Calculate the area of basic polygons drawn on a coordinate plane. Coordinate plane is a grid on which points can be plotted. The horizontal axis is labeled with positive numbers to the right of the vertical axis and negative numbers to the left of the vertical axis. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1

Reporting Category 4: Measurement - The student will demonstrate an understanding of the concepts and uses of measurement.

(6.8) Measurement. The student solves application problems involving estimation and measurement of length, area, time, temperature, volume, weight, and angles. The student is expected to:
6.8 (B) Select and use appropriate units, tools, or formulas to measure and to solve problems involving length (including perimeter), area, time, temperature, volume, and weight. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Volume
Volume measures the amount a solid figure can hold. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Perimeter
A polygon is any 2-dimensional shape formed with straight lines. The perimeter of a polygon is the sum of all its length. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Measurement
Measurement is the assignment of a number to a characteristic of an object or event, which can be compared with other objects or events. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :2
Formulas
The formulas contain places for inputting numbers. Evaluating a formula requires inputting the correct data and performing the operations. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Volume and Capacity
What is volume? Volume is the 3-dimensional size of an object, such as a box. What is capacity? Capacity is the amount a 3-dimensional object can hold or carry. It can also be thought of the measure of volume of a 3-dimensional object. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Measurement, Perimeter, and Circumference
There are two systems used to measure objects, the U.S. Customary system and the metric system. The U.S. Customary system measures length in inches, feet, yards and miles. The metric system is a base ten system and measures length in kilometers, meters, and millimeters. Perimeter is the measurement of the distance around a figure. It is measured in units and can be measured by inches, feet, blocks, meters, centimeters or millimeters. To get the perimeter of any figure, simply add up the measures of the sides of the figure. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
6.8 (C) Measure angles. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Angles
A right angle is an angle that measures 90°. A straight angle is an angle that measures 180°. An obtuse angle is an angle that measures more than 90°. An acute angle is an angle that measures less than 90°. Read more...iWorksheets :10Study Guides :1
Plane Figures: Lines and Angles
Plane figures in regards to lines and angles refer to the coordinate plane and the various lines and angles within the coordinate plane. Lines in a coordinate plane can be parallel or perpendicular. Angles in a coordinate plane can be acute, obtuse, right or straight. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
6.8 (D) Convert measures within the same measurement system (customary and metric) based on relationships between units. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Measurement
FreeThere are many units of measurement: inches, feet, yards, miles, millimeters, meters, seconds, minutes, hours, cups, pints, quarts, gallons, ounces, pounds, etc Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1

Reporting Category 5: Probability and Statistics - The student will demonstrate an understanding of probability and statistics.

(6.9) Probability and statistics. The student uses experimental and theoretical probability to make predictions. The student is expected to:
6.9 (B) Find the probabilities of a simple event and its complement and describe the relationship between the two. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Using Probability
Probability is the possibility that a certain event will occur. Probability is the chance of an event occurring divided by the total number of possible outcomes. Probability is based on whether events are dependent or independent of each other. An independent event refers to the outcome of one event not affecting the outcome of another event. A dependent event is when the outcome of one event does affect the outcome of the other event. Probability word problems. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
(6.10) Probability and statistics. The student uses statistical representations to analyze data. The student is expected to:
6.10 (B) Identify mean (using concrete objects and pictorial models), median, mode, and range of a set of data. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Statistics
A statistic is a collection of numbers related to a specific topic. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Statistics
The statistical mode is the number that occurs most frequently in a set of numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Data Analysis
Collecting Data. Data = information. You can collect data from other people using polls and surveys. Recording Data. You can record the numerical data you collected on a chart or graph: bar graphs, pictographs, line graphs, pie charts, column charts. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Organizing Data
The data can be organized into groups, and evaluated. Mean, mode, median and range are different ways to evaluate data. The mean is the average of the data. The mode refers to the number that occurs the most often in the data. The median is the middle number when the data is arranged in order from lowest to highest. The range is the difference in numbers when the lowest number is subtracted from the highest number. Data can be organized into a table, such as a frequency table. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
6.10 (C) Sketch circle graphs to display data. Supporting Standard (STAAR)
Data Analysis
Collecting Data. Data = information. You can collect data from other people using polls and surveys. Recording Data. You can record the numerical data you collected on a chart or graph: bar graphs, pictographs, line graphs, pie charts, column charts. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
6.10 (D) Solve problems by collecting, organizing, displaying, and interpreting data. Readiness Standard (STAAR)
Tables
Tables refer to the different types of diagram used to display data.
There are many types of tables such as data table, frequency table, line chart and stern-and-leaf plot. Read more...
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Graphs
A graph is a diagram that shows information in an organized way. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Data Analysis
Collecting Data. Data = information. You can collect data from other people using polls and surveys. Recording Data. You can record the numerical data you collected on a chart or graph: bar graphs, pictographs, line graphs, pie charts, column charts. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1

Underlying Processes and Mathematical Tools: These skills will not be listed under a separate recording category. Instead, they will be incorporated into at least 75% of the test questions in reporting categories 1-5 and will be identified along with content standards.

(6.11) Underlying processes and mathematical tools. The student applies Grade 6 mathematics to solve problems connected to everyday experiences, investigations in other disciplines, and activities in and outside of school. The student is expected to:
6.11 (D) Select tools such as real objects, manipulatives, paper/pencil, and technology or techniques such as mental math, estimation, and number sense to solve problems. (STAAR)
Estimation
Estimation is the process of rounding a number either up or down to the nearest place value requested. Estimation makes it easier to perform mathematical operations quickly. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Estimation
Estimation is an approximate calculation. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
(6.12) Underlying processes and mathematical tools. The student communicates about Grade 6 mathematics through informal and mathematical language, representations, and models. The student is expected to:
6.12 (A) Communicate mathematical ideas using language, efficient tools, appropriate units, and graphical, numerical, physical, or algebraic mathematical models. (STAAR)
Multiplication
Multiplication is a mathematical operation in which numbers, called factors, are multiplied together to get a result, called a product. Multiplication can be used with numbers or decimals of any size. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponents to Repeated Multiplication
An exponent is a smaller-sized number which appears to the right and slightly above a number. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Multiplication
Multiplication is one of the four elementary, mathematical operations of arithmetic. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Add/Subtract Fractions
Freeis one of the four basic operations of arithmetic, with the others being subtraction, multiplication and division. The addition of two whole numbers is the total amount of those quantities combined. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Simplify Fractions
Simplifying fractions means to make the fraction as simple as possible. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Place Value
Place value is the numerical value that a digit has by virtue of its position in a number. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Measurement
Measurement is the assignment of a number to a characteristic of an object or event, which can be compared with other objects or events. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :2
Proportions/Equivalent Fractions
Equivalent fractions represent the same ratio between two values. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Distributive Property
The distributive property offers a choice in multiplication of two ways to treat the addends in the equation. We are multiplying a sum by a factor which results in the same product as multiplying each addend by the factor and then adding the products. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Fractions/Decimals
Any fraction can be changed into a decimal and any decimal can be changed into a fraction. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponential & Scientific Notation
Exponential notation is shorten way of expressing a large number using exponents. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Ordering Decimals
When putting decimals in order from least to greatest, we must look at the highest place value first. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Compare and Order Fractions
When comparing two fractions that have a common denominator, you can looks at the numerators to decide which fraction is greater Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Common Factors
Factors are two numbers multiplied together to get a product (an answer to a multiplication problem) Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Percents
A percentage is a number or ratio expressed as a fraction of 100. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Whole Numbers to Millions
A whole number is a number without fractions. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Equivalent Fractions
Equivalent fractions are fractions that have EQUAL value. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Compare and Order Numbers
Comparing two numbers and deciding which one is greater Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Whole Numbers to Trillions
The number system we use is based on a place value system. Although there are only 10 different digits in this system, it is possible to order them in so many variations that the numbers represented are infinite. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Commutative/Associative Properties
The commutative property allows us to change the order of the numbers without changing the outcome of the problem. The associative property allows us to change the grouping of the numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Order of Operations
A numerical expression is a phrase which represents a number. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1
Percent, Rate, Base
A percent is a way of comparing a number with 100. Percents are usually written with a percent sign. To solve a percent problem, multiply the value by the percent using one of the representations for the percent. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Evaluate Exponents
Evaluating an expression containing a number with an exponent means to write the repeated multiplication form and perform the operation Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Repeated Multiplication to Exponents
The result of raising a number to a power is the same number that would be obtained by multiplying the base number together the number of times that is equal to the exponent. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Add/Subtract Fractions
Adding or substracting fractions means to add or subtract the numerators and write the sum over the common denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1
Ordering Fractions
The order of rational numbers depends on their relationship to each other and to zero. Rational numbers can be dispersed along a number line in both directions from zero. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Mixed Numbers
A mixed number has both a whole number and a fraction. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Multiply / Divide Fractions
To multiply two fractions with unlike denominators, multiply the numerators and multiply the denominators. It is unnecessary to change the denominators for this operation. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Estimation
Estimation is the process of rounding a number either up or down to the nearest place value requested. Estimation makes it easier to perform mathematical operations quickly. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Exponents
The exponent represents the number of times to multiply the number, or base. When a number is represented in this way it is called a power. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Simplify Fractions
Simplifying fractions is the process of reducing fractions and putting them into their lowest terms. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Estimation
Estimation is an approximate calculation. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Rounding
Rounding makes numbers that are easier to work with in your head. Rounded numbers are only approximate. Use rounding to get an answer that is close but that does not have to be exact. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Ratio
Ratios are used to make a comparison between two things. Read more...iWorksheets :7Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Adding Fractions
Adding fractions is the operation of adding two or more different fractions. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Multiply Fractions
Multiplying fractions is the operation of multiplying two or more fractions together to find a product. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Number Patterns
A number pattern is a group of numbers that are related to one another in some sort of pattern. Finding a pattern is a simpler way to solve a problem. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Division
Division is a mathematical operation is which a number, called a dividend is divided by another number, called a divisor to get a result, called a quotient. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Probability
FreeProbability word problems worksheet. Probability is the measure of how likely an event is. Probability = (Total ways a specific outcome will happen) / (Total number of possible outcomes). The probability of event A is the number of ways event A can occur divided by the total number of possible outcomes. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Patterns
Patterns in shapes and numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Positive & Negative Integers
Positive integers are all the whole numbers greater than zero. Negative integers are all the opposites of these whole numbers, numbers that are less than zero. Zero is considered neither positive nor negative Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Ordering Fractions
A fraction consists of two numbers separated by a line - numerator and denominator. To order fractions with like numerators, look at the denominators and compare them two at a time. The fraction with the smaller denominator is the larger fraction. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Subtracting Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. First, make sure the denominators are the same, then subtract the numerators. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Fractions/Decimals
How to convert fractions to decimals: Divide the denominator (the bottom part) into the numerator (the top part). Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Ratio
A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. The two numbers must have the same unit in order to be compared. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Division
Divide three-digit numbers by one- and two-digit numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Percentage
The term percent refers to a fraction in which the denominator is 100. It is a way to compare a number with 100. Read more...iWorksheets :6Study Guides :1
Simple Proportions
A proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal. A ratio is a pair of numbers used to show a comparison. To solve a proportion, calculate equivalent fractions in order to be sure the two fractions (ratios) are equal. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Add/Subtract/Multiply/Divide Decimals
You add/subtract/multiply/divide decimals the same way you add/subtract/multiply/divide whole numbers BUT you also need to place the decimal in the correct spot. When multiplying decimals, the decimals may or may NOT be lined up in the multiplication problem. Read more...iWorksheets :10Study Guides :1Vocabulary :1
Less Than, Greater Than
Compare fractions and decimals using <, >, or =. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Multiple Representation of Rational Numbers
What are multiple representations of rational numbers? A rational number represents a value or a part of a value. Rational numbers can be written as integers, fractions, decimals, and percents.The different representations for any given rational number are all equivalent. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Adding Fractions
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator. To add two fractions with the same denominator: Add the numerators and place the sum over the common denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Order of Operations
Rules of Order of Operations: 1st: Compute all operations inside of parentheses. 2nd: Compute all work with exponents. 3rd: Compute all multiplication and division from left to right. 4th: Compute all addition and subtraction from left to right. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Using Integers
Integers are negative numbers, zero and positive numbers. To compare integers, a number line can be used. On a number line, negative integers are on the left side of zero with the larger a negative number, the farther to the left it is. Positive integers are on the right side of zero on the number line. If a number is to the left of another number it is said to be less than that number. In the coordinate plane, the x-axis is a horizontal line with negative numbers, zero and positive numbers. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Rational and Irrational Numbers
A rational number is a number that can be made into a fraction. Decimals that repeat or terminate are rational because they can be changed into fractions. An irrational number is a number that cannot be made into a fraction. Decimals that do not repeat or end are irrational numbers. Pi is an irrational number. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Decimal Operations
Decimal operations refer to the mathematical operations that can be performed with decimals: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. The process for adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing decimals must be followed in order to achieve the correct answer. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Exponents, Factors and Fractions
In a mathematical expression where the same number is multiplied many times, it is often useful to write the number as a base with an exponent. Exponents are also used to evaluate numbers. Any number to a zero exponent is 1 and any number to a negative exponent is a number less than 1. Exponents are used in scientific notation to make very large or very small numbers easier to write. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Fraction Operations
Fraction operations are the processes of adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions and mixed numbers. A mixed number is a fraction with a whole number. Adding fractions is common in many everyday events, such as making a recipe and measuring wood. In order to add and subtract fractions, the fractions must have the same denominator. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
Numerical Proportions
Numerical proportions compare two numbers. The numbers can have the same units such as a ratio or the numbers can have different units such as rates. A proportion is usually in the form of a:b or a/b. Ratios are used to compare objects, wins and losses, sides of a figure to its area and many more. Rates are used to compare miles per hour, words per minute, and many others. A unit rate is when the denominator of a proportion is one. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Introduction to Percent
What Is Percent? A percent is a term that describes a decimal in terms of one hundred. Percent means per hundred. Percents, fractions and decimals all can equal each other, as in the case of 10%, 0.1 and 1/10. Percents can be greater than 100% or smaller than 1%. A markup from the cost of making an item to the actual sales price is usually greater than 100%. A salesperson's commission might be 1/2% depending on the item sold. Read more...iWorksheets :4Study Guides :1
Applying Percents
Applying percents is a term that refers to the different ways that percents can be used. The percent of change refers to the percent an amount either increases or decreases based on the previous amounts or numbers. Applying percents also means to calculate simple interest using the interest equation, I = P · r · t, where P is the principal; r is the rate and t is the time. Read more...iWorksheets :3Study Guides :1
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