# Ratio

- Author:
- Chris Pugh, Duane Habecker

## Standard

**6.RP.A.1**Understand the concept of a ratio and use ratio language to describe a ratio relationship between two quantities.

*For example, the ratio of wings to beaks in a bird house at the zoo was 2:1, because for every 2 wings there was 1 beak. Another example could be for every vote candidate A received, candidate C received nearly three votes*

## Five ways to solve proportion problems

Connor builds statues in Minecraft. He uses 22 white wool blocks, 8 gray wool blocks, 28 red wool blocks, and 56 black wool blocks to make his standard sized Pokeball statue. If he wants to build 2 standard-sized Pokeball statues in Minecraft. How many gray wool blocks will he need? (Use the Geogebra graph above to help model your answer.)