Unit 1, Lesson 13# Finding Equivalent Ratios Given the Total Quantity

EngageNY 45 min(s)

Students use tables to find an equivalent ratio of two partial quantities given a part-to-part ratio and the total of those quantities, in the third column, including problems with ratios of fractions. The teacher may allow students to utilize a calculator to assist in the multiplication step of converting mixed numbers to improper fractions. Value of the ratio of backpack weight to hiker weight.