## How can you compare ratios to solve a problem?

Identify the known ratio and the unknown ratio. Set up the proportion. Cross-multiply and solve. Check the answer by plugging the result into the unknown ratio.

## How do you know which ratio is greater?

Compare the results. If the results are equal, the two ratios are equivalent. If not, they are not equivalent and the ratio with the higher first number is larger. For example, if you had started with the ratios 3:5 and 12:15, you would get 45:75 and 60:75.

How do 6th graders compare ratios?

How are Two Ratios Compared? By finding the LCM of the consequents of both the ratios, divide the LCM with the consequents, and finally, multiply both the numerator and the denominator of both the ratios with the answer to find out the compared ratio. For example, if the ratio is 6:8 and 5:9.

### Which ratio is greater 3 4 or 2 3?

So 34 is greater than 23 .

### Which ratio is larger 3 ratio 4 or 9 ratio 16?

Hence 3:4 is larger than 9:16.

How do you know which ratio is bigger?

#### How do you compare ratios using tables?

What is the problem asking you to look for? How do you know?

• How do you know which ratios you can compare?
• Are there other comparison points you could have used?
• What conclusions can you draw from your ratios?
• How will you prove your claim?
• #### Is ratio comparison between two ratios?

Both antecedent and consequent can be multiplied by the same number.

• The order of the terms is significant.
• The existence of ratio is only between the quantities of the same kind.
• The unit of the quantities under comparison should also be same.
• Comparison of two ratios can only be done if they are in equivalent like the fraction.
• Which ratios are correct?

#D1. Price Earning Ratio (P/E) This is one of the most preferred price valuation ratios of all.

• #D2. Price-Earning To Growth Ratio (PEG) The utility of the P/E ratio in isolation is not as much.
• #D3. Price To Book Value Ratio (P/B) As P/E ratio compares stock’s price with PAT/EPS,P/B ratio compares the price with book value.
• #D4. Dividend Yield
• ## What are 3 example math questions for ratios?

– 9 to 6 – 6 to 3 – 9 to 18 – 6 to 18 – 6 to 9