Unit 1, Lesson 16# From Ratios to Rates

EngageNY 45 min(s)

Students associate a description of a ratio relationship, such as "5 miles for every 2 hours," to a new quantity, "2.5 miles/hour," called a rate. Given a ratio, students precisely identify the associated rate. Introduction to Rates and Unit Rates Discuss answers and methods after a few minutes of student work time.