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Mathematics
 Standard 2.Understands and applies basic and advanced properties of the concepts of numbers
  Level III [Grade 6-8]
   Benchmark 7
Understands the concepts of ratio, proportion, and percent and the relationships among them
    Knowledge/skill statement 3
Understands the concept of ratio
K(ME,214;B2E,9;CE,184;PE,17,18;S2E,54)
    
Related assessment item(s):
     Ratio of side length to perimeter(T2)
Solve a word problem using the concept of ratio(T1)
Identifies the correct ratio of the shaded area to the unshaded area(T2)
Identify the correct ratio of boys to girls(T2)
    
Common Core Reference:
    6.RP.1; 6.RP.2, 7.RP.3
6.RP.1 Understand the concept of a ratio and use ratio language to describe a ratio relationship between two quantities. For example, gThe ratio of wings to beaks in the bird house at the zoo was 2:1, because for
every 2 wings there was 1 beak.h gFor every vote candidate A received, candidate C received nearly three votes.h

6.RP.2 Understand the concept of a unit rate a/b associated with a ratio a:b with b not equal to 0, and use rate language in the context of a ratio relationship.
For example, "This recipe has a ratio of 3 cups of flour to 4 cups of sugar, so there is 3/4 cup of flour for each cup of sugar." "We paid $75 for 15 hamburgers, which is a rate of $5 per hamburger."

7.RP.3 Use proportional relationships to solve multistep ratio and percent problems . Examples: simple interest, tax, markups and markdowns, gratuities and commissions, fees, percent increase and decrease, percent error.

    
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual
K = Knowledge
S = Skill
P = Performance

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
*   McREL Report
2   Project 2061: Benchmarks for Science Literacy
AC   ACT, College Readiness Standards
AD   American Diploma Project
B1   International Baccalaureate: Math, Primary
B2   International Baccalaureate: Math, Middle
B3   International Baccalaureate: Math, High
C   CBE: Standards for Excellence
C3   CBE: Standards for Excellence, end of grade 3
C5   CBE: Standards for Excellence, end of grade 5
CB   College Board: College Board Standards for College Success: Mathematics and Statistics
CO   CDE: Building Blocks to Colorado’s Content Standards
D   Department of Defense: Prekindergarten Mathematics
HS   Head Start: Child Outcomes Framework
M   NCTM: Principles & Standards for School Mathematics
MA   MDE (Massachusetts): Early Childhood Standards
N4   NAEP: Released items for grade 4 (2003)
N8   NAEP: Released items for grade 8 (2003)
P   NAEP: Mathematics Assessment Framework
PS   McGraw-Hill: Pre-Kindergarten Standards: Guidelines for Teaching and Learning
S1   New Standards: Elementary School
S2   New Standards: Middle School
S3   New Standards: High School
T   TEA: Texas Prekindergarten Curriculum Guidelines
T1   TIMSS: Population 1 assessed grade 4 (released 1998)
T2   TIMSS: Population 2 assessed grade 8 (released 1998)
T3   TIMSS: Final Year assessed grade 12 (released 1998)
U   Understanding University Success: A Report from Standards for Success
UK   United Kingdom: Desirable Outcomes for Children’s Learning

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document