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Unformatted text preview: on! *Proportion = Two ratios that are equal.
Equal?
3 = 9
6 = 24
4 12
7 35
To Solve a Proportion.....Cross Multiply!!
2 = 8
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2 x = 5 8
5 x
(extremes) (means)
*Rate = Ratio w/ 2 different units of measure.
Ex: 12 in.
55 words
$10
1 ft.
1 min.
hour
*Scale = Ratio that compares actual size to model size. Use when objects are too large or too small.
Ex: scale:real > 3 in:20 mi OR scale = scale > 3 in. = 8 in. actual actual 20 mi x
Algebra I Chp. 2.6 Ratios and Proportions O...
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This document was uploaded on 03/13/2014 for the course MATH Algebra at Arlington Local High School.
 Fall '13
 AudreyVanHoose
 Algebra, Fractions, Ratios

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