Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 7 - Similarity - 7-1 Ratios and Proportions - Got It?: 5

Answer

A ratio is a single comparison, while a proportion is a statement that two ratios are equal.

Work Step by Step

As an example a ratio could be $\frac{1}{3}$ while a proportion would be written $\frac{1}{3}$ = $\frac{3}{9}$
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