Solving Percentages and Setting Up Proportions!!! With questions like “What is 30% of 120?” students often get so confused with what numbers go on top and the bottom when solving proportions! Use these 50 TASK MATS for students to successfully and confidently solve percentages and set up proportions!
Task mats have question and a place for students to setup their proportion. A task mat with the same question is also provided with the correct “setup” for students to check how they set up the proportion before solving.
Here’s the breakdown of the 50 problems that are included with this purchase:
●10 Solve for the PART
Question example: “What is 40% of 80?”
●10 Solve for the WHOLE
Question example: 32 is 70% of what number?”
●10 Solve for the PERCENT
Question example: “25 is what percent of 150?”
●10 Word problems
●5 Challenge word problems
These problems require students to go the extra mile with their percentage thinking
●5 ANALYZE the work problems
Students analyze solved problems, find the errors (if there are any), and find the correct answer
^^^Be sure to check out the PREVIEW ABOVE^^^
●●●Answer Key and Recording Pages are included! A handful of problems have decimal answers and answer key is rounded to the nearest hundredth●●●
Work Mats are a full pages but are perfect to print two to a page, 4 to a page (task card size), or more for a quiz or homework. You will love that these are so versatile!
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CCSS 6.RP.3c percents, percent, percentages, proportions, part to whole, is over of, solving, practice, task card, center, enrichment, intervention, scoot