Work with numbers; operations with numbers and relationships between numbers

Work with numbers; operations with numbers and relationships between numbers

119367
NQF Level: 
3
Purpose and Rationale: 

People credited with this unit standard The registered statements of desired education and training outcomes and their associated assessment criteriaare able to: 

  • Recognise, order, describe and compare numbers
  • Perform calculations to solve realistic and abstract problems
  • Use different techniques and strategies to calculate mentally and in writing
  • Solve problems in contexts (social, economic, environmental, human rights)
  • Describe and illustrate the development of numbers, e.g. by using a different number base than 10 
Exit Level Outcome: 
  • Recognise, order, describe and compare numbers. 
  • Perform calculations to solve realistic and abstract problems. 
  • Use different techniques and strategies to calculate mentally and in writing. 
  • Solves problems in contexts. 
  • Describe and illustrate the history of the introduction of zero and the Hindu-Arabic system.