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Whose S ope is it Anyway?. Created by Brian Domroes. Which Animal is Faster?. Give reasons to support your answer. Rate: Definition and Examples. A rate is a ratio comparing two different units Examples: Dollars/week Miles/hour Beats/second. Cat and Mouse Simulation.

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## Whose S ope is it Anyway?

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Whose S ope is it Anyway?

Created by Brian Domroes

Which Animal is Faster?

Rate: Definition and Examples
• A rate is a ratio comparing two different units
• Examples:
• Dollars/week
• Miles/hour
• Beats/second
Cat and Mouse Simulation

What do graph lines really mean?

Go to www.explorelearning.com

Type in “Cat and Mouse”

Cat and Mouse

Exploration Activity Reviewed
• The line moves up the y axis 3 spaces.
• Make the cat go as fast as possible.
• Yes, if it has enough of a head start.
• Parallel lines = same slope = same speed.
Exploration Activity Reviewed

6. The intersecting lines shows where the cat catches the mouse.

• 20 feet

8. The more vertical the line, the faster the animal.

Exploration Activity Reviewed

9.

y

x

130 feet in

2 seconds

y

x

360 feet in

8 seconds

y

x

180 feet in

2 seconds

y

x

420 feet in

4 seconds

y

x

200 feet in

4 seconds