# All About Proportions

How to Solve Proportions

A proportion is a set of 2 fractions that equal each other. These shifts in a recipe demonstrate the heart of proportions: use a ratio to accommodate life's greater and smaller changes. This worksheet focuses on how to solve proportions.

What is Ratio II

What is Ratio? A ratio is a comparison of 2 quantities. The focus of this worksheet is writing a ratio.

What is Ratio

What is Ratio? A ratio is a comparison of 2 quantities. The focus of this worksheet is writing a ratio.

Grade 8 Math Worksheet - Ratio

When was the last time you used Algebra outside of a classroom? Well, if you drive a car, buy things, cook food, or count on your heart to beat, then you're using ratios, a great tool to find the unknown in situations. A ratio is a comparison of 2 or more quantities.
Examples of Ratios:
Miles per gallon
Dollars per pound
Cups of...

Ratio Comparison - Male to Female Ratio

A ratio comparison is used to make the best use of our resources. A ratio comparison is used to compare two quantities. Use the male to female ratio to determine the best way to find Mr. Right.

Ratio Comparison - Male to Female Ratio

A ratio comparison is used to make the best use of our resources. A ratio comparison is used to compare two quantities. Use the male to female ratio to determine the best way to find Mr. Right.

Cooking and Math - Proportions in the Pot

Use this article,Cooking and Math - Proportions in the Pot, to practice with proportions in the kitchen. Encourage children to apply proportions to cooking. Encourage children to make mistakes in math and in cooking.

Work Problems - Anna and Phillip Work Together on a Job

Work Problems - Anna and Phillip Work Together on a Job

Teamwork is an efficient way to finish a job. Which project will take you longer - painting a building alone or sharing the duties with a friend?

Practice these Algebra word work problems. You will use distance, rate, and time to determine that two (or three) pairs of hands are better than one.

Teamwork is an efficient way to finish a job. Which project will take you longer - painting a building alone or sharing the duties with a friend?

Practice these Algebra word work problems. You will use distance, rate, and time to determine that two (or three) pairs of hands are better than one.