6th Grade Math Academic Standards

Below are the academic standards for 6th Grade math, organized by domain. Each standard is marked to indicate whether it is major (green), supporting (blue), or additional (yellow). Click on any domain to explore its academic standards in more depth, review pre- and post-requisites, and find specific standards-related resources.

Domain 6.RP

Ratios and Proportional Relationships

Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

Standard 6.RP.A.1

Standard 6.RP.A.2

Standard 6.RP.A.3

Standard 6.RP.A.3.A

Standard 6.RP.A.3.B

Standard 6.RP.A.3.C

Standard 6.RP.A.3.D

Domain 6.NS

The Number System

Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions.

Standard 6.NS.A.1

Compute fluently with multi-digit numbers and find common factors and multiples.

Standard 6.NS.B.2

Standard 6.NS.B.3

Standard 6.NS.B.4

Apply and extend previous understandings of numbers to the system of rational numbers.

Standard 6.NS.C.5

Standard 6.NS.C.6

Standard 6.NS.C.6.A

Standard 6.NS.C.6.B

Standard 6.NS.C.6.C

Standard 6.NS.C.7

Standard 6.NS.C.7.A

Standard 6.NS.C.7.B

Standard 6.NS.C.7.C

Standard 6.NS.C.7.D

Standard 6.NS.C.8

Domain 6.EE

Expressions and Equations

Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.

Standard 6.EE.A.1

Standard 6.EE.A.2

Standard 6.EE.A.2.A

Standard 6.EE.A.2.B

Standard 6.EE.A.2.C

Standard 6.EE.A.3

Standard 6.EE.A.4

Reason about and solve one-variable equations and inequalities.

Standard 6.EE.B.5

Standard 6.EE.B.6

Standard 6.EE.B.7

Standard 6.EE.B.8

Represent and analyze quantitative relationships between dependent and independent variables.

Standard 6.EE.C.9

Domain 6.G


Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, surface area, and volume.

Standard 6.G.A.1

Standard 6.G.A.2

Standard 6.G.A.3

Standard 6.G.A.4

Domain 6.SP

Statistics and Probability

Develop understanding of statistical variability.

Standard 6.SP.A.1

Standard 6.SP.A.2

Standard 6.SP.A.3

Summarize and describe distributions.

Standard 6.SP.B.4

Standard 6.SP.B.5

Standard 6.SP.B.5.A

Standard 6.SP.B.5.B

Standard 6.SP.B.5.C

Standard 6.SP.B.5.D