Unit 1, Lesson 13# From Ratio Tables to Equations Using the Value of the Ratio

EngageNY 45 min(s)

Students use the value of the ratio to problem-solve by writing and solving equations. To be made true, the fifth statement should read "There are 6 gallons of yellow paint in an 8 gallon mix of orange paint.") Exercises are based on the information on red and yellow paint, complete the table below. Students should be encouraged to combine their linking cubes with those of a partner to model the ratio given in the second row of the table.