Sunday, October 17, 2010

Alec's Sesame Street Video Post

Group Members - Alec M., John C., Brandon A., Mark C.

Part One
two-term/three-term ratios -compares two/three quantities measured in the same units.
example: two-term ratios, oranges to apples 5:8
three-term ratios, oranges to apples to all 5:8:13

rates - compares two quantities measured in different units
example: $/100g = $1.69/100g

unit rate - a rate in which one is in the second term.

Proportional Reasoning - a relationship that says two ratios or rates are equal

Part Two

Description: A salesman tries to sell Ernie an "8"

Part Three

Wanna Buy a Rate?


  1. Great post Alec!! It was good that you had examples for all of the difinetions , incase someone didn't know what one of them was. I also liked the video.

  2. Awesome job Alec! I liked how the post was organized and neat! Great job for remembering to color important words. I liked the image, but you could have added more color to that, so it wouldn't just be black and white. Keep up the good work!

  3. Great job Alec! I like how you added a picture to explain your work for proportional reasoning! As I've said to john.. Great video! It made me laugh! Keep it up!

  4. Great job Alec! l like your video it was very done, its nice that you added pictures to explain proportional reasoning. Keep it up!

  5. Good JOb Alec. I think your video is nice. You highlighted important words and I also liked how you did examples for each one. Good Job .

  6. Good job, Alec. Your video is good. Your post is very neat and u have all the requirements.

  7. Good post Alec. I thought the video was funny . Theres nothing really wrong with your post. So keep up the good work.

  8. good job!!!!! i like how you highlighted the important words but the font size could have been bigger also i liked your example and your video was funny

  9. Awsome job Alec! You and John are very funny. Good job on your definitions, and changeing the color of the words to make them stand out. Keep it up!

  10. Good job11 your post was great alec! you and john are great partners. you had good pictures and color.keep the good work up!!!