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CALCULATING UNIT RATES #1-KEY

Directions:  One of the most reliable ways to find a unit rate is by setting up and solving a proportion.  Find the unit rates for each of the situations below.  For this worksheet, the proportions have already been set up for you.

PROPORTION                             EQUATION                                            SOLUTION

1)                                                                       1)   26 points/game

2)                                                                            2)    \$21/hour

3)                                                                     3)   8 laps/minute

4)                                                                      4) 15 miles/minute

5)                                                                          5)  9 degrees/day

6)                                                                       6)  12.5 books/month

7)                                                                         7)  12 gallons/hour

8)                                                                         8)  15 miles/hour

9)                                                                             9)  60 calls/day