# Rates

Rates play a crucial role in various aspects of our lives, influencing economic decisions, financial transactions, and everyday choices. Whether it's interest rates shaping borrowing costs, exchange rates impacting global trade, or employment rates reflecting economic health, understanding and monitoring rates is essential. This numerical representation serves as a key indicator, guiding individuals and businesses alike in navigating a complex landscape of financial, economic, and social dynamics. In this context, rates serve as vital metrics, offering insights into trends, opportunities, and potential challenges in diverse sectors, ultimately shaping the contours of our interconnected world.

- A bag of potatoes weighing 5 pounds and 12 ounces cost $2.07. What is the cost of 1 pound of potatoes?
- Aki bought 3 3/4 pounds of spinach for $6.88. Using the unit rate, how much would 1 1/2 pounds of spinach cost?
- The Student Organization purchased a bag of 48 Hershey kisses for $4.35 and bag of 36 Hershey kisses for $3.75. Which bag of kisses was a better purchase?
- At the copy shoppe, 18 copies cost $ 1.08. At that rate, how much will 40 copies cost?
- How do you find the unit rate of Three medium apples have about 285 calories?
- How do you express cups for $2 as a unit rate?
- How does rate change?
- It takes Mara 50 minutes to walk to her friend's house 1 2/3-miles away. What is her walking pace in miles per hour?
- The bakers at Healthy Bakery can make 250 bagels in 2 hours. How many bagels can they bake in 17 hours? What was that rate per hour?
- Ned has scored 84 points in the first 6 games of the basketball season. How many points per game has Ned scored?
- The speed limit is 50 miles per hour. Kyle is driving to a baseball game that starts in 2 hours. Kyle is 130 miles away from the baseball field. If Kyle drives at the speed limit, will he arrive in time?
- How do you convert 10 miles per hour to the unit rate form of feet per minute?
- Bob roller skates 48 km in 4 hours. What is his average speed in kilometers per hour?
- Eight pens cost $9.20. What is the unit price?
- Kerry walks 3 miles each day. How far will she walk in 7 days?
- Celine babysat for 5 hours and earned $27. what was her pay per hour?
- The largest yellowfin tuna caught by fishers weighed 387 pounds. The largest grouper caught weighed 436 pounds. About how much more did the grouper weigh than the yellowfin tuna?
- Mr. Thompson received a water bill for $85.98. The bill covered three months of service. He used the same amount of water each month. How much does Mr. Thompson pay for water each month?
- A skydiver falls 144 feet at 3 seconds. What is the unit rate?
- What is the unit rate of 3.5 pages in 2 hours?