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320 resources with the keyterm ratios

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SAT Prep: Test 5 Section 3 Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
Sal starts a new set of practice SAT problems in this video, starting on page 652 of The Official SAT Study Guide. Problems involve fractions and ratios, simplifying equations, and finding the perimeter of given coordinates on a plane.
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SAT Prep: Test 4 Section 8 Part 2

For Students 9th - 12th
Young mathematicians will appreciate Sal's careful - yet efficient - methods for solving these typical SAT problems. He takes care to explain problems 8-12, but gets cut off in the middle of problem 12 (to be continues in the next video).
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SAT Prep: Test 1 Section 9 Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
With a brand new review session, Sal addresses common skills required to take - and pass - the SAT. He uses problems 1-4 on page 423 of The Official SAT Study Guide to demonstrate solving problems with linear equations, ratios, and...
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Go For the Gold

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Go for gold to understand the concept of the Golden Ratio. Learners measure their faces, their nose length, eye space, mouth location, etc. This information is used to determine the ratios of their facial features in order to determine...
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SAT Prep: Test 7 Section 5 Part 4

For Students 9th - 12th
Transitioning between algebra and geometry is no problem for Sal as he deftly solves these practice SAT problems. Mathematicians who have a hard time moving between skill sets will appreciate the way that Sal addresses each new problem...
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Finding Unit Rates

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Watch this video to see how Sal solves a word problem where he must determine how many newspapers are delivered each hour. This is a great word problem involving unit rate, ratios, and division.
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Ratios as Fractions in Simplest Form

For Students 5th - 6th
Write the ratio 15:25 as a fraction. This video describes the process needed to rewrite the ratio as a fraction and then reduce it to its simplest form.
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SAT Prep: Test 2 Section 6 Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
Using The Official SAT Study Guide, Sal begins another review session of eighteen problems, six of which are addressed in this video. The problems involve variables in linear equations, angles and parallel lines, and ratios. One problem...
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Constant Dimensions

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
You can't often tell pupils that units don't matter ... but in this case, you'd be right! Math scholars discover the magic of the constant dimensions of a rectangle through a creative lesson. Partners perform measurements of rectangles...
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How Do You Find a Scale Factor in Similar Figures?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Three angles of one triangle are equal to the corresponding angles in another triangle. Use a ratio of corresponding sides to find the scale factor. Actually, there are two scale factor values. The instructor will explain how to get both...
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Sentence Based Ratios and Proportions Worksheet

For Students 5th - 6th
In this ratios and proportions worksheet, learners read each sentence and write the indicated ratio on the blank line. They complete 7 examples.
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Understanding Probability/Family Fun

For Students 6th - 7th
Use this probability activity to have learners complete problems where they list items that are likely or unlikely, list possible outcomes, write ratios, and more. Pupils complete 14 problems.
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Am I Related to Myself?

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
Elementary or middle schoolers use ratios to discover some nearly constant relationships between measurements of parts of the human body. They find and record pairs of measurements and determine the relationship between the pairs. Pupils...
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Identifying Ratios

For Teachers 5th - 6th Standards
Kids complete three different activities to better understand how to identify ratios and then write them in simplest form. Ratios are represented by fraction strips of two different colors. Pupils write what ratio of blue to red is...
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Picture This

For Teachers 6th - 7th Standards
Engage scholars in a ratio lesson that employs real-world scenarios. Learners will compare the length and width of pictures and use a table to identify ratio patterns. They watch "Math Can Take You Places" and discuss jobs that use math...
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What Is A Rate? Practice Sheet

For Students 5th - 10th
Your mathematicians practice expressing rates with ratios. They identify from among 12 ratios the ones that are unit rates. They express six given situations as two equal rates each. Finally, they interpret data about fuel efficiency...
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Polygon Division Models

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Students use polygons to explore division. They use pattern blocks to represent whole numbers and fractions. They discuss divisors, factors, dividend and products. In groups, students present models and solve problems. They justify their...
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Solving Word Problems with Ratios and Proportions

For Students 6th - 7th
Learners solve eight word problems in which ratios and proportions are used. Examples are shown of writing proportions and using cross multiplication.
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Concept: Ratios and Proportions

For Teachers 4th - 8th Standards
Upper elementary and middle school pupils fill out a chart creating six equivalent fractions and then compare them to six different objects and/or shapes. They group together 16 various terms related to ratios and proportions. Pupils...
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Proportionality Using Labyrinths and Mazes

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Conduct research on the Internet about labyrinths and mazes to learn about proportions and ratios. Inquisitive minds design their own maze, one maze is chosen and proportionately enlarged to 20 feet by 30 feet. This is a fun challenge...
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Cartesian Candy Bars I

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students explore the concept of ratios.  In this ratio lesson, students discover how ratios grow as varibles increase and decrease.  Students also become aware of equivalent ratios and fractions. 
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Understanding Probability

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Young scholars investigate probability. They will define probability as the likelihood of an event occurring. Then, they determine the probability of sitting in a particular seat on a plane. They also set up ratios of various seating...
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Does Your Field Measure Up

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students measure angles using a plane table kit. In this geometry lesson, students use trigonometric identities to find the values of the length of a football field.
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What is a Ratio?

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
Explore the concept of ratios with this film. Using pennies and nickels, an instructor shows how to describe a ratio. However, I think the use of money might be a bit confusing. Prior to showing this video, you may want to clarify that...