# Ratios as fractions

## Standard

CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.RP.A.1 Analyze proportional relationships and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

## Time Required

10 minutes

## Technology Required

Projector or smart board for in–class or access to computer or tablet for web meeting for remote learning.

## Lesson Summary

Students are presented with definitions of ratio and proportion along with multiple examples and ways to solve these problems.

## Lesson

Watch the video Ratios and Rates below, which discusses ratios and fractions.

Yes, this lesson plan is just a video. We watched LOTS of boring videos on ratios and rates to find this one!

This video can be used before or after the lesson on Introduction to Ratio and Proportion, either as an introduction for students who need more preparation or a second look for students who could benefit from having the material presented in a different way.

## Assessment

Use assessment from Introduction to Ratio and Proportion lesson.

Introduction to ratio and proportion

February 9, 2021 @ 7:24 pm

[…] Ratios as fractions is a nine-minute video that can be used to preview this material or for re-teaching for those students who are still struggling. […]

Rational numbers, adding and subtracting decimals

May 31, 2021 @ 9:51 pm

[…] Since the previous lesson discussed rational numbers and fractions, we introduce this lesson with two videos explaining the equivalence of fractions and decimals. […]