Multiplication Properties of Equality

Make Connections

Performance Task

Ways of Thinking: Make Connections

Take notes about how your own strategies to solve the ratio problem are similar to and different from your classmates’ strategies.

Hint:

As your classmates present, ask questions such as:

  • Did you find it more difficult to use the ratio table or the equation to solve the problem?
  • How is your way of solving the problem with an equation similar to using a ratio table?
  • Why does the multiplication property of equality help you solve the equation?