Study Jams! Prime & Composite Numbers

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Prime or composite, that is the question. Teach your class how to find the answer with this step-by-step presentation that defines and provides examples of each type of number. When addressing larger numbers, divisibility rules are presented that help to determine possible factors. A great resource that develops number sense and prepares young mathematicians for learning about prime factorization and greatest common factors.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Classroom Considerations
  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
Pros
  • Includes a variety of practice problems related to prime and composite numbers
  • Presentation and Try It! problems are printable
  • Allows the instructor to set the pace of the presentation and supplement instruction where appropriate
Cons
  • Teacher must clarify for students that the number one is neither prime nor composite
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