Exploring Rate In The Context of Population

Population Density Is a Rate

Formative Assessment

Summary of the Math: Population Density Is a Rate

Summarize the concept of population density—what it is, how to find it, and how it is connected with rates.

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Check your summary

  • Does your summary explain what population density means and how to find it?
  • Does your summary include the term rate ?
  • Does your summary include the term average ?