Ratios: a comparison of two quantities by division.
Equivalent Ratios: two ratios that name the same number.
Directions: Find the equivalent ratios of the following ratio problems.
1.) 2:3 3.) 14/28
2.)1 to 5 4.) 6 to 7
Directions: Write a ratio in three ways for each problem comparing the first quantity to the second.
1.) A week has five school days and two weekend days.
2.) About 21 out of 25 Texans live in an urban area.
3.) 2 out of 5 girls like strawberry ice cream.
4.) 1 out of 10 students enjoys homework.
Directions: Simplify each ratio.