Access Point #: MAFS.912.F-BF.1.AP.1a

Select a function that describes a relationship between two quantities (e.g., relationship between inches and centimeters, Celsius Fahrenheit, distance = rate x time, recipe for peanut butter and jelly- relationship of peanut butter to jelly f(x)=2x, where x is the quantity of jelly, and f(x) is peanut butter.

Essential Understandings


  • Describe representations of model proportional relationships.
  • Understand proportional relationships.
  • Understand the following related vocabulary: quantity, function and relationship.
General Information
Number: MAFS.912.F-BF.1.AP.1a
Category: Access Points
Date Adopted or Revised: 07/14
Cluster: Build a function that models a relationship between two quantities. (Algebra 1 - Supporting Cluster) (Algebra 2 - Major Cluster)

Clusters should not be sorted from Major to Supporting and then taught in that order. To do so would strip the coherence of the mathematical ideas and miss the opportunity to enhance the major work of the grade with the supporting clusters.

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