problems involving simple rates

20:13 Aug 27, 2019
English to Polish translations [PRO]
Education / Pedagogy
English term or phrase: problems involving simple rates
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Year 5
Solve problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, including scaling by simple fractions and problems involving simple rates
Compare and order fractions, read and write decimal numbers as fractions...
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Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
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(i) Simple Rate Problems: The "Unitary Analysis" method will be used to solve many problems that involve proportions, without mentioning the word "proportion". (This is the method that I was taught in Grade 4 at my local P.S. 139 in Brooklyn, New York City, a half century ago when Dr. Dickler, was principal.) In fact, such problems can and should serve as background for formal proportional thinking.

Problem 1. Three T-shirts cost 15 dollars. How much do 5 T- shirts cost?



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Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
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