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## 6th grade (Eureka Math/EngageNY)

### Course: 6th grade (Eureka Math/EngageNY)>Unit 3

Lesson 1: Topic A: Understanding positive and negative numbers on the number line

# Negative fractions on the number line

## Problem

Look at the number line below.
A number line labeled from negative 2 to positive 2 with tick marks every one eighth unit. There are 4 points marked. The point located on negative 2 is labeled A. The point 3 tick marks to the right of negative 2 is labeled B. The point 3 tick marks to the right of negative 1 is labeled C. The point 5 tick marks to the right of 0 is labeled D.
Which point is located at minus, start fraction, 5, divided by, 8, end fraction?