# Direct and Inverse Variation Problems: Definition & Examples

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### The distance Catelyn travels is directly proportional to the time she spends on the road. If Catelyn spends 5 hours on the road, she travels 30 miles. How far will she go if she only spends 3 hours on the road?

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### 2. On a certain credit card, customers earn a percentage of their purchases back as rewards. The percentage earned is directly proportional to the average balance on the card. With an average balance of \$2,000, the reward percentage is 1.5%. What is the percentage with an average balance of \$2,500?

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This quiz and interactive worksheet can be used to assess your understanding of inverse and direct variation problems.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz and printable worksheet to assess your knowledge of:

• Direct variation
• Inverse variation
• Differences between direct and inverse variation

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related math lesson
• Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding inverse variation