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.

Worked Solution

Idea summary

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