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Ratio

Rule

Ratio

In mathematics, a ratio is a comparative relation between two quantities. They are usually represented one of two ways, and are read as (the ratio of) to

Ratios occur in everyday life in countless scenarios.

Scenario Ratio Notation
Gasoline consumption when traveling by car
Types of fruit in a bowl
Rate of travel, according to the Distance Formula
Demographics of a school classroom

One of the most common types of ratios in math is the fraction, which shows a comparison of a part to a whole.