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Ratio word problems
Ratios are everywhere and we'll encounter them often in real life. These tutorial videos and example exercises will fine tune your understanding of ratios, including interpreting them from tables and plotting them to graphs. Common Core Standards: 6.RP.A.3, 6.RP.A.3a
In this example, we are given a ratio and then asked to apply that ratio to solve a problem. No problem!
Let's solve this word problem using what we know about ratios so far.
We're displaying ratios in a table format here, and then asking: given a ratio, solve for equivalent ratios. Here are a few examples to practice on.
Let's compare 2 tables of ratios and interpret them to solve the word problem. This is a fun!
In this example we'll plot points on the x and y axis to reflect the given ratios.