Using Ratio Tables to Solve Problems

Prepare a Presentation

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Prepare a Presentation

Present your ratio table.

  • Explain the strategy you used for constructing a ratio table that helps you solve the problem of determing how many trees would be needed to make 144 gallons of maple syrup.
  • Explain how you put other pairs of numbers representing equivalent ratios into the table.

Challenge Problem

Would using a ratio table help you solve problems about calculating the costs of items in a store if the store offered special deals for buying large quantities of an item? Explain.