Ratios vs. Rates
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by Kimberly Hughes
| 7 Questions
1
1
Which two show an example of a Ratio?
2 yds/ 5ft
35 mi/ 1 hr
5 points to 8 points
8 baskets per 1 game
2
1
Which shows an example of a RATE?
$22/hr
6ft/2yds
12in/8ft
9 green apples to 7 red apples 
3
1
What labels would you use in this story?  
Cereal costs $4.23 for 2 boxes.
Box per cost
Cost per box


4
1
How do you solve for a RATIO?
Divide top and bottom to get 1 as a denominator
Reduce the fraction


5
1
How do you solve for a RATE?
Divide top and bottom to get a denominator of 1
Reduce the fraction


6
1
Which unit would you convert? 4ft/15in
feet. - divide by 12
inches - multiply by 12
feet - multiply by 12

7
1
What labels would you use in this story?   Jack runs 3 miles in 20 minutes.
Hour per Miles
Miles per Hour


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