# Math Curriculum

## Level DUnit: Ratios and ProportionsKey Lesson 7.2.4 Proportional Relationships and Equations

Lesson topic: Proportional relationships and equations

## Instructor Materials

• Teacher guide
• Slides
• Practice Problems resource
• CCRS standard: 7.RP.2c
• Learning goal: Generalize a process for finding missing values in a proportional relationship, and justify (orally) why this can be abstracted as y = kx, where k is the constant of proportionality. Generate an equation of the form y = kx to represent a proportional relationship in a familiar context. Write the constant of proportionality to complete a row in the table of a proportional relationship where the value for the first quantity is 1.
• 7.2 Assessment and Practice Problems

## Related Lessons

### Review and Extend

Use these supplemental lessons if needed after teaching this key lesson.

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