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Title Finding and Using Unit Rates
Description • Students will calculate unit rates from rates. • Students will learn to compare two rates by first finding the unit rate of each and then determining which unit rate is larger (or smaller).
Subject Mathematics
Level Middle School
Type Guided Activity
Duration 60 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords comparing unit rates, unit rates
Simulation(s) Unit Rates (HTML5)


Author(s) Karina K. R. Hensberry
Contact Email amanda.mcgarry@colorado.edu
School / Organization PhET
Date submitted 9/7/18
Date updated 9/7/18