Access Point #: MAFS.6.RP.1.AP.3c

Solve one-step real-world measurement problems involving whole number unit rates when given the unit rate ("Three inches of snow falls per hour, how much falls in six hours?").
Clarifications:

Essential Understandings

Concrete:

  • Multiply using concrete objects.
  • Divide using concrete objects.
  • Use a ratio to solve a measurement conversion problem.
Representation:
  • Multiply whole numbers.
  • Divide whole numbers.
  • Use a pictorial representation of a ratio to solve problem.
General Information
Number: MAFS.6.RP.1.AP.3c
Category: Access Points
Date Adopted or Revised: 06/14
Cluster: Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems. (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.

Related Standards

This access point is an alternate version of the following benchmark(s).

Related Courses

This access point is part of these courses.
1205010: M/J Grade 6 Mathematics
1205020: M/J Grade 6 Accelerated Mathematics
1205500: Explorations in Mathematics 1
1204000: M/J Foundational Skills in Mathematics 6-8
7812015: Access M/J Grade 6 Mathematics
7912110: Fundamental Explorations in Mathematics 1

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Element Cards

6th Grade Math Element Cards:

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Type: Element Cards

Professional Development

Ratio and Proportions Content Module:

Content Modules provide explanations and examples of the concepts contained in the Florida Standards that may be difficult to teach or unfamiliar to special education teachers. They promote an understanding of the concepts so that a teacher can begin to plan how to teach the concepts to students. Content Modules contain potential adaptations, modifications and ideas for Universal Design for Learning.

Type: Professional Development

Teaching Idea

Curriculum Resource Guide: Measurement and Geometry:

Complete Unit

Type: Teaching Idea

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