Instructional Activity# Example 1: Comparing Order of Integers to the Order of Their Absolute Values

Lesson 12. Unit 3. Grade 6 EngageNY

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This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 12, Unit 3, Grade 6. Students use the integer values from the Opening Exercise to compare the order of integers to the order of their absolute values. Write an inequality statement relating the ordered integers from the Opening Exercise. Below each integer, write its absolute value. In place of the words ascending and descending, describe numbers as increasing from left to right or decreasing from left to right.