Here is this week’s math problem for you to solve!
Use the figure above. First, find which one is a ratio, which one is a rate, and which one is a unit rate. Then, if possible, simplify the rates and ratios. Stuck? Need to check your answers? The answer key is below.
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The ratio is 48 girls : 12 boys. This can be simplified to 4 girls : 1 boy.
The rate is 98 miles : 7 hours. This can be simplified to 14 miles: 1 hour.
The unit rate is 9 bars : 1 minute. This is already in its simplest form.