Lesson

You should be able to plot positive whole numbers on a number line. Try this question first.

Plot 3 on the number line below.

Worked Solution

Idea summary

We can plot an integer on the number line by drawing a point on the line above that integer.

Graph the integer -5 on the number line.

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Idea summary

Negative integers are to the left of zero on the number line, and positive integers are to the right of zero.

Investigate everyday situations that use integers. Locate and represent these numbers on a number line.