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Rate Problem With Fractions

Resource ID#: 130926

Primary Type: Tutorial

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One common application of rate is determining speed. Watch as we solve a rate problem finding speed in meters per second using distance (in meters) and time (in seconds).

General Information

Subject(s): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 7
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Instructional Time: 3 Minute(s)
Keywords: fractions, rate problem, unit rate
Instructional Component Type(s): Tutorial Video/Audio/Animation
Resource Collection: Secondary Math specific existing tutorials

Aligned Standards

Name Description
MAFS.7.RP.1.1: Compute unit rates associated with ratios of fractions, including ratios of lengths, areas and other quantities measured in like or different units. For example, if a person walks 1/2 mile in each 1/4 hour, compute the unit rate as the complex fraction 1/2/1/4 miles per hour, equivalently 2 miles per hour.