**Indiana Education Standards**. A proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal. A ratio is a pair of numbers used to show a comparison. To solve a proportion, calculate equivalent fractions in order to be sure the two fractions (ratios) are equal. Read More...

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IN.6.1. Number Sense

Students compare and order positive and negative integers, decimals, fractions, and mixed numbers. They find multiples and factors.

6.1.6 Use models to represent ratios.

IN.6.2. Computation

Students solve problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of integers. They solve problems involving fractions, decimals, ratios, proportions, and percentages.

6.2.6 Interpret and use ratios to show the relative sizes of two quantities. Use the notations: a/b, a to b, a:b.

6.2.7 Understand proportions and use them to solve problems.