Solve ratio and rate problems by setting up a proportion.
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If you need to adapt or shorten this lesson for remote learning, we suggest prioritizing Anchor Problem 1 or 2 (benefits from worked example). Find more guidance on adapting our math curriculum for remote learning here.
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A movie theater has reduced ticket prices for the early afternoon show. A group of 4 students go to the movies and pay $24. At this rate, how much would 20 students pay for the movie?
A recipe for sweet potato pie calls for 3 tsp of cinnamon for every 2 cups of sweet potato. How many cups of sweet potato should you add to 11 tsp of cinnamon?
Solve using a proportion, and then choose one other method to check your answer.
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The following resources include problems and activities aligned to the objective of the lesson that can be used to create your own problem set.
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The ratio of boys to girls at a soccer camp is 3:5. If there are 51 boys at the camp, then how many of the campers are girls?
Solve using a proportion, and then choose one other method to check your answer.
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