What Is the Difference between Ratio and Proportion?

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A ratio is a comparison of two numbers. Usually they are separated with a colon: while a proportion is an equation with a ratio on each side. It is a statement that two parts are equal or how many parts of something make up a whole part.
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a ratio is a comparison between 2 things and a proportion is a ratio on each side of the = sign.
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1. Identify the ratios, for example a one to two ratio means that for every one part of one thing there is two parts of another. This is usually written 1:2. Ad. 2. Multiply the numerator
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