#### Type:

Graphic Organizer/Worksheet

#### Description:

An assortment of good mixture problems to encourage good problem solving skills.

#### Subjects:

• Mathematics > General
• Mathematics > Algebra
• Mathematics > Applied Mathematics
• Mathematics > Equations
• Mathematics > Problem Solving

#### Keywords:

math mixture problems student-facing

English

#### Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

#### Collections:

Algebra Lesson Plans and Creative Lessons
Update Standards?

#### CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.3c: Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

Find a percent of a quantity as a rate per 100 (e.g., 30% of a quantity means 30/100 times the quantity); solve problems involving finding the whole, given a part and the percent.

#### S2486807: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics

represent ratios and percents with concrete models, fractions, and decimals;

#### S2486808: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics

represent benchmark fractions and percents such as 1%, 10%, 25%, 33 1/3%, and multiples of these values using 10 by 10 grids, strip diagrams, number lines, and numbers;

#### S2486809: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics

generate equivalent forms of fractions, decimals, and percents using real-world problems, including problems that involve money; and

#### S2486812: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics

solve real-world problems to find the whole given a part and the percent, to find the part given the whole and the percent, and to find the percent given the part and the whole, including the use of concrete and pictorial models; and

#### S2486813: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics

use equivalent fractions, decimals, and percents to show equal parts of the same whole.

#### S2486921: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics

solve problems using data represented in bar graphs, dot plots, and circle graphs, including part-to-whole and part-to-part comparisons and equivalents;

#### S2486947: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics

identify the components of a personal budget, including income; planned savings for college, retirement, and emergencies; taxes; and fixed and variable expenses, and calculate what percentage each category comprises of the total budget;
Curriki Rating
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3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2009-07-23.

#### Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

These are excellent mixture problems: realistic, interesting, and varied. Like almost all the resources under Algebra, there are only problems but no lessons.

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