Using the Bar Method to Solve Ratio Problems

Curriculum support15 mins£2

Key takeaways
To be able to use the bar method to solve basic ratio problems.
To be able to understand how the bar method works for problems containing more than ratios.
To be able to use the bar method to work out more than ratio questions.
Amber Ali Host: Ms Ali is a secondary school teacher in England. She has been teaching for 7 years and also has a youtube channel aimed at students to further enhance their learning experience.

Are you confused on how best to solve ratio problems? Then this class on the bar method is perfect for you! In this lesson, students will be guided through how to use the bar method to solve basic ratio problems before moving on how the bar method can be used with more than just ratios. Students will also learn how to use the bar method to solve other maths questions! This class is aimed at students in Years 7 - 11 who want to learn more ways to solve problems!

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 7 - 11.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:

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