Inversely Proportional: Definition, Formula & Examples


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Which of the following is NOT a type of relationship or a variation between two variables?

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1. Which of the following is an example of inversely proportional relationship?

2. Calculate the proportionality constant, k, if F varies inversely with square of d, and F is 12 when d is 6.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will gauge your understanding of two quantities that are inversely proportional. The quiz will also assess your comprehension of concepts like the variations between two variables.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to:

  • Identify examples of an inversely proportional relationship
  • Calculate the proportionality constant
  • Determine the weight of an object using the inversely proportional formula

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of relating variables
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the inversely proportional formula and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the proportionality constant

Additional Learning

To learn more about inversely proportional quantities, review the lesson ' Inversely Proportional: Definition, Formula and Examples'. The lesson covers these objectives:

  • Define inversely proportional
  • Plot variables in equations to determine values
  • Identify the formula for manufacturing problem