Instructional Activity# Example 3: Quadrants of the Coordinate Plane

Lesson 15. Unit 3. Grade 6 EngageNY

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This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 15, Unit 3, Grade 6. Remind students that the prefix quad means four, and cite some other examples where the prefix is used. Some students may not have knowledge of roman numerals. Create a table in which students can compare the standard symbols 1-8 and the roman numerals I-VIII. Students examine the four regions of the coordinate plane cut by the intersecting axes.