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Course: 7th grade   >   Unit 1

  • Worked example: Solving proportions
  • Solving proportions
  • Writing proportions example
  • Writing proportions
  • Proportion word problem: cookies
  • Proportion word problem: hot dogs

Proportion word problems

  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6 ‍  
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3 / 5 ‍  
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7 / 4 ‍  
  • a mixed number, like 1   3 / 4 ‍  
  • an exact decimal, like 0.75 ‍  
  • a multiple of pi, like 12   pi ‍   or 2 / 3   pi ‍  


  1. Solving Proportions Worksheet Answer Key

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  3. Grade 6 Math Worksheet: Proportions word problems

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  5. Proportions word problems worksheets

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  6. Solving Proportion Worksheet Answer Key

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  1. Algebra Review

  2. Solving Proportions Word Problems

  3. Solving a word problem on proportions using a unit rate (ALEKS examples)

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  6. Word Problems with Proportions


  1. Cross Multiplying to Find an Unknown PRO 1

    Proportion Word Problems - Set 2. Instructions: Use proportions to answer each of these word problems. You can use a calculator. PRO 4. 1 3 5 2 4 6 A rain gauge collected 0.2 inches of rain in 30 minutes. If it keeps raining . at the same rate, what’s the total time it will take to collect 1 inch of rain? A runner burned 120 calories on a 1.6 ...

  2. ME7-13 Solving Proportions ME7-14 Word Problems

    ratio in each question to lowest terms before they can solve the proportion. The answer is yes in the first case and no in the second. Then mix up problems of all sorts and have students solve the proportions. use pictures to solve word problems. Write the following word problem on the board: A set has 2 circles for every 5 squares.

  3. Proportion word problems (practice)

    Proportion word problems. Google Classroom. Sam used 6 loaves of elf bread on an 8 day hiking trip. He wants to know how many loaves of elf bread ( b) he should pack for a 12 day hiking trip if he eats the same amount of bread each day.