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Problem Solving

Skills needed to score in this band

SKILL 1: Set up and solve one-step problems involving rates

SKILL 2: Apply a simple procedure to solve an arithmetic problem

  1. 1

    Set up and solve one-step problems involving rates

    Example

    The dollar amount of the commission that Briana earns is directly proportional to the dollar amount of her sales. If Briana’s commission is 125 dollars for 1250 dollars in sales, what is her commission for 1950 dollars in sales?

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  2. 2

    Apply a simple procedure to solve an arithmetic problem

    Example

    Table

    At bus stop A, 20 passengers entered an empty bus. The chart above shows how many passengers entered and how many exited the bus at stop A and at the next 4 stops. How many passengers were on the bus after it left stop E ?

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Skills needed to score in the next band

Solve one-step proportional reasoning problems

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