How to Use M&M's to Teach Ratios?

Answer A ratio represents the numerical relationship between two things. This mathematical concept can be difficult to teach young children without the use of manipulatives, or objects they can move aroun... Read More »

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How to Use Manipulatives to Teach Ratios?

Math teachers have the challenging job of taking abstract concepts, such as ratios, and simplifying the ideas so that a student can understand and be able to apply it to his life. The best way to t... Read More »

How to Teach Math Ratios?

You are teaching ratio and proportion to a classroom of students. Alternatively, you may be tutoring a friend or relative. In any event, you want to help the students learn and retain the informati... Read More »

How to Add Ratios?

A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. They take the form of two numbers side by side, separated by a semi-colon. The left number is how much you have of one quantity, and the right is how much yo... Read More »

How to Do Ratios in Math?

Ratios compare two numbers, such as to give an overview of the population of an organization. For example, universities publish their ratios of teachers to students or their ratio of male to female... Read More »