Ratio and proportion in geometry

In this lesson, you will divide oblique line segments into specified ratios by dividing the segment’s horizontal and vertical displacements in the same ratio.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.I draw a rectangle and the side lengths are in the ratio 5:7. What fraction of the perimeter are the longer sides?

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Q2.I have a bag of pink and brown cubes. 5/11 of the cubes are pink. What is the ratio of pink cubes:brown cubes?

2/5

Q3.A triangle has side lengths in the ratio 5 : 5 : 3. What type of triangle is it?

3/5

Q4.A triangle has side lengths in the ratio 5 : 5 : 3. What fraction of the perimeter is the shortest side?

4/5

Q5.A rectangle has side lengths in the ratio 4:3. How long would the longer side of this rectangle be, if the shorter side is 24m?

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.I draw a rectangle and the side lengths are in the ratio 5:7. What fraction of the perimeter are the longer sides?

1/5

Q2.I have a bag of pink and brown cubes. 5/11 of the cubes are pink. What is the ratio of pink cubes:brown cubes?

2/5

Q3.A triangle has side lengths in the ratio 5 : 5 : 3. What type of triangle is it?

3/5

Q4.A triangle has side lengths in the ratio 5 : 5 : 3. What fraction of the perimeter is the shortest side?

4/5

Q5.A rectangle has side lengths in the ratio 4:3. How long would the longer side of this rectangle be, if the shorter side is 24m?

5/5

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Ratio and proportion in geometry

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Q1.Fill in the gap: We can divide a line segment into a given ________ by considering the coordinates of its endpoints.

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Q2.Fill in the gap: The _____________ of proportionality of ADE to ABC is 1.5.

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Q3.Fill in the gap: The ratio of 𝐴𝐸: 𝐴𝐶 = 6: 9 = 2:___

3/5

Q4.Fill in the gap: The ratio of 𝐴𝐸: 𝐸𝐶 = ___: 1

4/5

Q5.A line segment ABC is split in the ratio AB to BC as 3 : 5. What fraction of the line segment is AB?

5/5

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Quiz:

Ratio and proportion in geometry

Show your understanding on today's lesson by completing the quiz.

Q1.Fill in the gap: We can divide a line segment into a given ________ by considering the coordinates of its endpoints.

1/5

Q2.Fill in the gap: The _____________ of proportionality of ADE to ABC is 1.5.

2/5

Q3.Fill in the gap: The ratio of 𝐴𝐸: 𝐴𝐶 = 6: 9 = 2:___

3/5

Q4.Fill in the gap: The ratio of 𝐴𝐸: 𝐸𝐶 = ___: 1

4/5

Q5.A line segment ABC is split in the ratio AB to BC as 3 : 5. What fraction of the line segment is AB?

5/5

Lesson summary: Ratio and proportion in geometry

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