 4.6 – Ratios, Rates and Percentage Problems

Unit of Study:

Unit 4 - Proportional Reasoning

MFM1P Specific Expectations

The math help provided for MFM1P Grade 9 Applied will address the following specific expectations:
NA1.06 - solve problems requiring the expression of percents, fractions, and decimals in their equivalent forms (e.g., calculating simple interest and sales tax; analysing data) (Sample problem: Of the 29 students in a Grade 9 math class, 13 are taking science this semester. If this class is representative of all the Grade 9 students in the school, estimate and calculate the percent of the 236 Grade 9 students who are taking science this semester. Estimate and calculate the number of Grade 9 students this percent represents.).

MFM1P Overall Expectations

The math help provided for MFM1P Grade 9 Applied will address the following overall expectations:
Number Sense and Algebra - NA1 - Solve problems involving proportional reasoning;

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