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# Math, Grade 7, Proportional Relationships, Solving Proportional Relationship Problems

## Description

Overview:
Students watch a video showing three different ways to solve a problem involving a proportional relationship, and then they use each method to solve a similar problem. Students describe each approach, including the mathematical terms associated with each.Key ConceptsThree methods for solving problems involving proportional relationships include:Setting up a proportion and solving for the missing valueFinding the unit rate and multiplyingWriting and solving a formula using the constant of proportionalityGoals and Learning ObjectivesSolve a problem involving a proportional relationship in three different ways: set up a proportion and solve for a missing value, use a unit rate, and use the constant of proportionality to write and solve a formula.
Subject:
Ratios and Proportions
Level:
Middle School
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
09/21/2015
Language:
English
Media Format:
Text/HTML