Gallery Problems Exercise

Gallery Problems Exercise

Create Your Own Rate

Work Time

Create Your Own Rate

  1. Create a problem using two of these quantities. The answer must be the third quantity.
    • 40 pounds
    • $0.80 per pound
    • $32.00
  2. Work individually to write new problems using each set of three quantities. Use the quantities to create realistic problems. Do not include the answer when you write your problems.
    • 40 bags, $32.00, $0.80 per bag
    • 0.15 gallon, 10.5 miles, 70 miles per gallon
    • 25 feet per second, 0.4 second, 10 feet
    • 2.25 miles, 1.8 miles, 4.05 miles
    • 3.4 minutes, 0.4 minute per gallon, 8.5 gallons
  3. Do any of the sets of numbers not describe a rate? If not, explain why.
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