Grade 5

Read the Headline Story to the students. Encourage them to think of creative ways to answer the question.

A number has 3 digits, two of which are to the right of the decimal point. There are no zeros in the number. The sum of the digits is 5. What can you say?

- The greatest number you can make is 3.11.
- The least is 1.13.
- You can make 1.13, 1.22, 1.31, 2.12, 2.21, and 3.11 (in order from least to greatest).

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