SSAT Middle Level Math : How to find a proportion

Example Questions

Example Question #1511 : Common Core Math: Grade 5

How many

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #21 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #22 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #23 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #24 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #25 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #3121 : Isee Lower Level (Grades 5 6) Quantitative Reasoning

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #27 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #28 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in

Explanation:

To solve this problem we can make proportions.

We know that , and we can use  as our unknown.

Next, we want to cross multiply and divide to isolate the  on one side.

The  will cancel and we are left with

Example Question #29 : Measurement & Data

How many  are in