Summary Preparation

Represent Ratios

Formative Assessment

Summary of the Math: Represent Ratios

Read and Discuss

  • A ratio is the comparison of two quantities by division.
  • A ratio can be expressed as a fraction, a decimal, or a percent.
  • Ratios can compare a part to a part or a part to a whole.

Hint:

Can you:

  • Write a ratio as a fraction if it is given as a decimal?
  • Determine whether a ratio is a part-to-part or a part-to-whole comparison?
  • Explain how you know what the ratio is comparing?