Measurement & Data Word Problems

Understanding how to calculate profit or loss, profit or loss percentage, discounts and ratio to solve the word problems.

Mapped to CCSS Section# 6.RP.A.3c, 6.RP.A.3d, 7.RP.A.3

Find a percent of a quantity as a rate per 100 (e.g., 30% of a quantity means 30/100 times the quantity); solve problems involving finding the whole, given a part and the percent.,Use ratio reasoning to convert measurement units; manipulate and transform units appropriately when multiplying or dividing quantities.,Use proportional relationships to solve multistep ratio and percent problems. Examples: simple interest, tax, markups and markdowns, gratuities and commissions, fees, percent increase and decrease, percent error.
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