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# Skill isolation: Understanding the concept of “parts” in a ratio

# Part 1 – Dividing a quantity in a given ratio, and expressing the division of a quantity as a ratio

Teacher resources for Part 1

Links to past exam and UKMT questions

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### Visual representation of sharing in a given ratio

Type in a quantity and adjust the red and blue sliders for to set a ratio. Then drag down the black slider for a step-by-step solution:

# Part 2 – Finding the quantity shared or the ratio in which the quantity was shared given information about individual shares

Teacher resources for Part 2

Links to past exam questions

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Unlimited practice questions

### Ratios and distances

In the real world

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What next?

- R5b – Applying ratio to real contexts
- Ratio assorted problems – requiring knowledge of R3a, R4a, R5a, and R5b
- R6a – Expressing a multiplicative relationship between two quantities as a ratio or a fraction