## Monday, November 2, 2009

### Michael's Rate Growing Post

Part 1
Ratio:A ratio compares 2 same quantities
Rate:A rate compares 2 quantities measured in different units

Ratio and Rate is different because ratio compares 2 same quantities while rate compares 2 quantities in different units. Example black:blue is ratio Km:Hr is rate

A)4t:day
B)19.3:hour
C)6:hour
They are the same speed because they both run the same km per minute.

How many pennies can you find per minute.

Part 2

A)

0.5x2.5=1.25 lb ground beef
1x2.5= 2.5 medium onion diced
1x2.5=2.5 selery finely sliced
1x2.5=2.5 clove garlic
14x2.5=35 0z can of tomatoes chopped
0.5x2.5=1.25 can of tomato paste
1x2.5=2.5 tsp parsley
1.5x2.5=3.75 tsp basil
1x2.5=2.5 tsp Oregano
1x2.5=2.5 tsp sugar
0.5x2.5=1.25 tspworchestershire sauce
0.5x2.5= 1.25tsp seasoning salt
1x2.5=2.5 bay leaf

B)
0.5/4=0.125 lb ground beef
1/4= 0.25 medium onion diced
1/4=0.25 selery finely sliced
1/4= 0.25 clove garlic
14/4=3.5 0z can of tomatoes chopped
0.5/4=0.125 can of tomato paste
1/4=0.25 tsp parsley
1.5/4=3.75 tsp basil
1/4=0.25 tsp Oregano
1/4=0.25 tsp sugar
0.5/4=1.25 tspworchestershire sauce
0.5/4= 1.25tsp seasoning salt
1/4=0.25 bay leaf