# Common Core Standards: Math

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#### The Standards

# Grade 6

### Ratios and Proportional Relationships 6.RP.A.3

**3. Use ratio and rate reasoning to solve real-world and mathematical problems, e.g., by reasoning about tables of equivalent ratios, tape diagrams, double number line diagrams, or equations.**

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#### Standard Components

- CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.3.a
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.3.b
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.3.c
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.3.d

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