Tyler solve each of these problems by writing a proportion, solving it and then
writing a sentence explaining what the solution means in terms of the
problem. Be sure to show your
Solution as a Sentence
Tyler earns $7 in
allowance every 2 days for doing all his chores on the farm. How much
allowance does he earn for 2 weeks of doing chores every day?
One of Tyler’s
chores is to feed the chickens. Two
bags of chicken feed will last 5 days. How many days will 8 bags of chicken
collects eggs from the hens each day. On average, for every 4 hens 3 eggs are
laid each day. If the farm has 24 hens, how many eggs does Tyler collect each
A tree on the
farm casts a shadow that is 5 feet long. Tyler standing next to the tree
casts a shadow that is 2 feet tall. If
Tyler is 4 feet tall and the shadows are proportional to the heights, how
tall is the tree?
Tyler knows that
the ratio of male to female horses on the farm is 2 to 3. If there are 12
male horses, how many female horses are there?
vitamin drops to the water the rabbits on the farm drink. Three drops of
vitamins are added to every 4 pints. If the rabbits’ water container holds 16
pints, how many drops should be added to it?