## Percent and Ratio Smarts!Are your students having trouble with percents and ratios? With a simple style, Lucille Caron and Phil St. Jacques help students get a handle on percents and ratios. They will learn reduce ratios, find equivalent ratios, and the relationship of ratios and proportion. Then they will learn the meaning of percents, and how they relate to fractions and ratios. Calculation techniques are clearly explained and many examples are included throughout the book. Whether readers are looking to learn this information for the first time, on their own or with a tutor, or they would like to review their math skills, this book is a great choice. |

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### Contents

Introduction | 5 |

Equivalent Ratios | 12 |

a Ratios and Fractions | 18 |

Ratio and Proportion | 24 |

y The Golden Rectangle | 30 |

Finding the Percent of a Number | 44 |

Percent Increase and Decrease | 50 |

a Commission and Income | 56 |

Further Reading 62 | |

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