Lesson 2 – Absolute Thinking vs. Relative Thinking
According to the Paying Attention To Proportional Reasoning document, “The essence of proportional reasoning is the consideration of number in relative terms, rather than absolute terms.”
So, what does it mean to use absolute thinking vs. relative thinking? We’ll start to unpack these ideas in this lesson!
What You’ll Learn
- What it means to use absolute thinking versus relative thinking.
Be sure to view the discussion prompt below and engage in a reflection based on the prompts. Sharing your reflection by replying to the discussion prompt is a great way to solidify your new learning and ensure that it sticks instead of washing away like footprints in the sand.
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