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Arabic Numerals

This web site contains information and interactive applets related to our Hindu-Arabic number system. Users learn the history and structure of the system as well as how to count and write numbers. Users can learn and practice various algorithms for whole number computation and explore fractions, decimals and percents in our number system. The site explains various sets of numbers and how they relate to operations.
Contributed by: Jo Edkins - Author, Jo Edkins - Publisher
Math TopicMathematics History, Number Sense, Basic Operations, Number Concepts, Mathematical Practices, Mathematical Processes
Grade Level1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Resource TypeActivity, Interactive Media, Tutorial, Reference Materials

  • Additional Information
    • AudienceEducator, Learner
    • LanguageEnglish (USA)
    • Education Topic
    • Interdisciplinary ConnectionSocial Studies
    • Professional DevelopmentYes
    • ContributorJo Edkins - Author, Jo Edkins - Publisher
    • Publication Date2006
    • Rights(c) Jo Edkins
    • AccessFree access
  • Standards
    • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

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  • User Comments
    • 5
      lots here
      By Uncle Bob on 01/24/2013 - 13:40
    • This is just one page of a very comprehensive site on other number systems and bases (click 'Return to Numbers index'). Lots of info and activities for students.