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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) 3x = 90                                                           30 points/game

2) 5x = 100                                                          20 dollars/hour

3) 6x = 18                                                            3 laps/minute

4) 12x = 72                                                          6 miles/minute

5) 3x = 45                                                             15 degrees/day

6) 13x = 91                                                          7 books/month

7) 5x = 55                                                            11 gallons/hour

8) 4x = 88                                                           22 miles/hour

9) 11x = 132                                                        12 calls/day

10) 5x = 95                                                            19 feet/second www.imathworksheets.com 