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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.1

    Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them. Mathematically proficient students start by explaining to themselves the meaning…

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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.2

    Reason abstractly and quantitatively. Mathematically proficient students make sense of the quantities and their relationships in problem situations. Students…

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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.3

    Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others. Mathematically proficient students understand and use stated assumptions, definitions, and…

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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.4

    Model with mathematics. Mathematically proficient students can apply the mathematics they know to solve problems arising in everyday life,…

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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.5

    Use appropriate tools strategically. Mathematically proficient students consider the available tools when solving a mathematical problem. These tools might…

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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.6

    Attend to precision. Mathematically proficient students try to communicate precisely to others. They try to use clear definitions in…

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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.7

    Look for and make use of structure. Mathematically proficient students look closely to discern a pattern or structure. Young…

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  • MI.Math.Practice.MP.8

    Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning. Mathematically proficient students notice if calculations are repeated, and look both…

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