Rounding, Inequalities, Multiples

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At Third Grade, children enjoy exploring Math with fun Math activities and games.
Children will enjoy completing these Math games and Free 3rd Grade Math worksheets
whilst learning at the same time.

During Third Grade, the Math work extends to place value up to 10,000.
By the end of 3rd grade, most children should be able to add and subtract numbers
to 100 mentally, know their multiplication tables up to 10 x 10, and make simple estimates.
They are able to multiply and divide at a basic level, and can solve multiplication and division problems.

They have also developed an understanding of negative numbers, and can find fractions of shapes
and locate different fractions on a number line.

These free printable Third Grade Math Games, and other free Grade 3 Math Worksheets will help your child to
achieve their Elementary Math benchmark set out by Achieve, Inc.

In the UK, 3rd Grade is equivalent to Year 4.

Rounding, Inequalities and Multiples Worksheets

These sheets have been designed to support your child with their learning of inequalities, multiples and rounding skills.

The sheets are graded in order of difficulty with the easiest sheet coming first in each section.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- Round numbers to the nearest 10, 100 or 1000;
- Use the symbols > , < , and = correctly for equality and inequality;
- Know what a multiple is and how to use and apply multiples knowledge.

Inequalities, Multiples and Factors Help

ROUNDING TO THE NEAREST 10

When you are rounding a number to the nearest **10**, it is the **ones** digit that you need to look at.

- If the ones digit is less than 5, the number is rounded down to the previous ten;
- If the ones digit is 5 or more, the numbers is rounded up to the next ten.

Examples

136 is rounded up to 140 because the ones digit is a 6.

394 is rounded down to 390 because the ones digit is a 4.

220 stays the same value because it is already a multiple of 10.

ROUNDING TO THE NEAREST 100

When you are rounding a number to the nearest **100**, it is the **tens** digit that you need to look at.

- If the tens digit is less than 5, the number is rounded down to the previous hundred;
- If the tens digit is 5 or more, the numbers is rounded up to the next hundred.

Examples

354 is rounded up to 400 because the tens digit is a 5.

1629 is rounded down to 1600 because the tens digit is a 2.

1300 stays the same value because it is already a multiple of 100.

ROUNDING TO THE NEAREST 1000

When you are rounding a number to the nearest **1000**, it is the **hundreds** digit that you need to look at.

- If the hundreds digit is less than 5, the number is rounded down to the previous thousand;
- If the hundreds digit is 5 or more, the numbers is rounded up to the next thousand.

Examples

7603 is rounded up to 8000 because the hundreds digit is a 6.

4396 is rounded down to 4000 because the hundreds digit is a 3.

12000 stays the same value because it is already a multiple of 1000.

INEQUALITIES

There are two main symbols used to express an inequality:

- > the greater than symbol;
- < the less than symbol.

One way to remember the symbol is to think of it as a greedy mouth. The mouth will always try to eat the biggest number.

Examples

54 > 39

17 < 25

MULTIPLES

If a number is a multiple of another number, it means that it can be made out of adding groups of the other number together.

Examples

12 is a multiple of 4 because 4 + 4 + 4 = 12 (or 4 x 3 = 12)

27 is a multiple of 9 because 9 + 9 + 9 = 27 (or 9 x 3 = 27)

17 is not a multiple of 4 because it cannot be made by adding groups of 4 together.

Rounding numbers

Rounding to the nearest 10

Rounding to the nearest 100

Rounding to the nearest 1000

Rounding to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000

Using Inequalities

Multiples

4th Grade Inequalities, Multiples and Factors Sheets

The sheets in this section cover similar areas to the worksheets on this page but are at a harder level.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- Use the symbols > , < , and = correctly for equality and inequality;
- Know and understand what a multiple is and how to apply this;
- Know and understand what a factor is and how to apply this;
- Develop and practice their mental calculation skills.

All the 4th Grade Math Practice Worksheets in this section support the Elementary Math Benchmarks for 4th Grade.

Third Grade Place Value and Ordering Sheets

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- learn their place value to 10,000;
- learn to read and write numbers to 10,000.
- learn to order numbers to 10,000;
- learn to order negative numbers.

3rd Grade Math Games

Here you will find a range of free printable Third Grade Math games.
All children like to play Math games, and you will find a good range of
3rd Grade Math Games here for your child to play and enjoy.

The following games involve different Third Grade Math activities which you and your child can enjoy together.

All the free Third Grade Math practice sheets in this section follow the Elementary Math Benchmarks for Third Grade.

The following games involve different Third Grade Math activities which you and your child can enjoy together.

All the free Third Grade Math practice sheets in this section follow the Elementary Math Benchmarks for Third Grade.

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