Use the applet below to create ratios using squares and circles.
In this activity, you are going to match ratios to diagrams that represent them. Read the descriptions carefully and match them with their corresponding diagram.
The applet below describes different recipes for spaghetti sauce. In the diagrams:
(4.) Select one of the other diagrams and invent another sentence that could describe the ratio shown in the diagram.
Create a Ratio Diagram.
In the exercise below, you are going to create a ratio diagram that comprises 2 cups of raisins with 4 cups of pretzels and 6 cups of almonds.
(1.) Use your diagram to complete each sentence.
The ratio of __________________ to __________________ to __________________ is ________ : ________ : ________.
(2.) To make a snack mix, combine 2 cups of raisins with 4 cups of pretzels and 6 cups of almonds. Use your diagram to complete each sentence.
(a.) There are ________ cups of pretzels for every cup of raisins.
(b.) There are ________ cups of almonds for every cup of raisins.
(c.) A square is 3 inches by 3 inches. What is its area?
(d.) A square has a side length of 5 feet. What is its area?
(d.) The area of a square is 36 square centimeters. What is the length of each side of the square?