Use this vocabulary resources during your instruction on ratios and proportions! This product includes the resources and activities listed below.
Vocabulary Words – Word Wall
The following words are provided for a word wall: Ratio, Rate, Unit Rate, Constant of Proportionality, Equal Ratios, Rate of Change, Percents above 100, Percents below 100, Percent Increase, Percent Decrease, Proportion, Percent, Complex Fractions, Simple Interest, Independent Variable, Dependent Variable, Commission, Percent Error, Percent Change, Discount, Markdown, Markup and Ratio Table
This page includes a Frayer model for each one of the following words: ratio, rate, unit rate and proportion.
Students match vocabulary words with the correct definition. Using a colored pencil, students shade corresponding definitions with each word provided. There are four half sheets (seven words per page) of ratio and proportion words broken into the following categories: complex fractions (7 words), proportional relationships (7 words) and percent applications (14 words).
Ratio and Proportion Vocabulary Task Cards
This activity has students looking at twenty vocabulary cards. A vocabulary definition is provided and students pick the correct vocabulary word. The following words and their definitions are on the cards: proportion, ratio, rate, complex fraction, constant of proportionality, unit rate, product, variable, ratio table, equivalent ratios, simple interest, reciprocal, percent, rate of change, independent variable, numerator, principal, percent decrease, dependent variable and percent increase. An answer document is included. Another worksheet is included which may be copied on the back side of the vocabulary answer document. The worksheet asks students to create their own word problem using ratio and proportion vocabulary.
Ratios and Proportions Writing Activity
This activity has students compare two car rental companies. Students are asked to compare the two companies to determine which company has the best deal. Eight vocabulary words are listed as a word bank and students are encouraged to use them in their explanation.
Draw Me! Ratios and Proportions Writing Activity
This task has students choose and draw six vocabulary words (modeled after Pictionary) from a list of sixteen ratio and proportion vocabulary words. The drawing should accurately show the meaning of each word. Students are encouraged to be creative! Once the drawings have been completed, students can exchange papers with a classmate to see if he/she can determine the correct word for the drawing.
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