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 Name: Ratios and Rates: Applications of Proportions ID: m34982 Language: English (en) Summary: This module is from Fundamentals of Mathematics by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. This module discusses applications of proportions. By the end of the module students should be able to solve proportion problems using the five-step method. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: Burzynski, Ellis, five-step method, Fundamentals, Mathematics, proportion, rates, ratios License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Editors: Latest version: 1.2 (history) First publication date: Jul 9, 2010 10:53 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Aug 18, 2010 8:48 pm -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.2 Aug 18, 2010 8:48 pm -0500 by Changes: `value added features added, metadata, accessibility, QA checks, links, and image sizing adjusted.` Version: 1.1 Aug 5, 2010 1:12 am -0500 by Changes: `initial publication`

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Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. "Ratios and Rates: Applications of Proportions." OpenStax_CNX. August 18, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34982/1.2/.

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