Identifying Verbal Descriptions

Proportional Situations

Formative Assessment

Summary of the Math: Proportional Situations

Write a summary about what makes a situation proportional.

Hint:

Check your summary.

  • Do you explain that in order for a situation to represent a proportional relationship, some value in the situation must be constant?
  • Do you discuss the fact that there are some relationships that can never be proportional, and provide an example?