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6RP2
Understand the concept of a unit rate
a/b
associated with a ratio
a
:
b
with
b
≠ 0, and use rate language in the context of a ratio relationship.
Examples:
This recipe has a ratio of 3 cups of flour to 4 cups of sugar, so there is cup of flour for each cup of sugar.
We paid $75 for 15 hamburgers, which is a rate of $5 per hamburger.
(Expectations for unit rates in this grade are limited to noncomplex fractions.)
DOMAIN 
Ratios and Proportional Relationships
CLUSTER 
Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.
IMPORTANT VOCABULARY
unit rate
STUDENT FRIENDLY LEARNING TARGET
Prerequisite Skills
2003 Grade
2010 Grade
Building Foundation For....
ARMT+ Standard
RESOURCES
North Carolina's Lessons for Learning
Paper Clip Comparisons (p. 13)  6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.EE.6, 6.EE.9
I can represent equivalent ratios as a ratio table, as a graph, and on a double number line.
I can analyze ratio tables to identify qualitative patterns.
I can calculate unit rates by analyzing patterns in data.
Suggested by
Harding Math Specialist
6.RP.1, 2, 3  Snail Pace 
http://insidemathematics.org/index.php/toolsforteachers/6thgrademath/marstasksscoringrubricsaanalysis
 The Snail Pace task listed on this page requires students to work with distances, time and speeds in inches and minutes. These tasks also have sample student work, teacher reflections, and other resources.
6.RP.1,2,3  Measuring Up 
http://illuminations.nctm.org/LessonDetail.aspx?ID=U148
 unit (7 lessons) on proportional reasoning, ratio and indirect measurement.
6.RP.2,3  Unit Price and Comparison Shopping

http://ethemes.missouri.edu/themes/443
 this site has links to different lessons on finding a unit price (one application of unit rate).
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6RP2
Understand the concept of a unit rate a/b associated with a ratio a:b with b ≠ 0, and use rate language in the context of a ratio relationship.
Examples:
(Expectations for unit rates in this grade are limited to noncomplex fractions.)
DOMAIN  Ratios and Proportional Relationships
CLUSTER  Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.
IMPORTANT VOCABULARY
STUDENT FRIENDLY LEARNING TARGET
Building Foundation For....
ARMT+ Standard
RESOURCES
North Carolina's Lessons for Learning
Paper Clip Comparisons (p. 13)  6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.EE.6, 6.EE.9
Suggested by Harding Math Specialist