Instructional Activity# Example 1: The Distance Between Points on an Axis

Lesson 18. Unit 3. Grade 6 EngageNY

EngageNY6 min(s)

This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 18, Unit 3, Grade 6. Students find the distance between points on the x-axis by finding the distance between numbers on the number line. They find the absolute values of the x-coordinates and add or subtract their absolute values to determine the distance between the points.