# Inverse proportion

In this lesson, we will look at inversely proportional relationships and derive and apply formulae related to them.

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.

1/3

Q2.

2/3

Q3.

3/3

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# Inverse proportion

Look at inversely proportional relationships and derive and apply formulae related to them.

Q1.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥. Given that y = 2 when 𝑥 = 3, find a formula for y in terms of 𝑥.

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Q2.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥. Given that y = 2 when 𝑥 = 3, what is the value of y when 𝑥 = 4?

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Q3.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥. Given that y = 2 when 𝑥 = 3, what is the value of 𝑥 when y = 12?

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Q4.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥². Given that y = 9 when 𝑥 = 2, what is the value of y when 𝑥 = 6?

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# Inverse proportion

Look at inversely proportional relationships and derive and apply formulae related to them.

Q1.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥. Given that y = 2 when 𝑥 = 3, find a formula for y in terms of 𝑥.

1/4

Q2.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥. Given that y = 2 when 𝑥 = 3, what is the value of y when 𝑥 = 4?

2/4

Q3.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥. Given that y = 2 when 𝑥 = 3, what is the value of 𝑥 when y = 12?

3/4

Q4.y is inversely proportional to 𝑥². Given that y = 9 when 𝑥 = 2, what is the value of y when 𝑥 = 6?

4/4

# Lesson summary: Inverse proportion

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