Dividing with Negative Numbers

Dividing with Negative Numbers
Dividing with Negative Numbers
Dividing with Negative Numbers
Dividing with Negative Numbers Worksheet

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Dividing with Negative Numbers

Students learn about dividing with negative numbers using written methods.  More able students work with negative numbers raise to a power.  Less able students are taught how to use a number line to visualise the division.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to divide a negative integer by a positive integer.
  • Most students should be able to divide with any combination of positive and negative numbers.
  • Some students should be able to identify all the factors of any positive or negative integer.
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Working with Negative Numbers
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