**Sub-claim:**A

The students solve problems involving the Major Content with connections to the Standards for Mathematical Practice

i) Tasks have a real-world context.

ii) Tasks do not assess unit conversions

EOY Released Test Item 19

EOY Released Test Item 30

PBA Released Test Item 7

2016 Released Item #26

2016 Released Item #30

Ruben put an empty cup underneath a leaking faucet. After 1 1/2 hours, Ruben had collected 1/4 cup of water. What is the rate, in cups per hour, at which the water is leaking from the faucet?

a. 1/6

b. 3/8

c. 8/3

d. 6/1

George is building a fence. He builds his fence at a constant rate of 1/3 section of fence every 1/2 hour. At this rate, what fraction represents the section of fence George can build per hour? Express your answer as a fraction. Enter your answer as a fraction.

A drawbridge rises at a constant rate. It takes 1 1/2 minutes for the drawbridge to rise 6/20 of its total height. How much time, in minutes, does it take for the drawbridge to reach its total height?

a. 1/5

b. 9/20

c. 20/9

d. 5

A box contains 12 1/2 square feet of tiles and costs $40.21. What is the approximate price per square foot?

$ ________ per square feet

A teapot is 1/3 full of tea. When all of the tea is poured into an empty container, the container is 2/3 full. What fraction of the tea from a full teapot is needed to fill 1 entire container?

**Type of items:**Type 1**Color Code:**Peach**Evidence Statement Key:**7.RP.1**Calculator:**Yes**Point:**1 each (1:29)**Evidence Statement Text:**Compute unit rates associated with ratios of fractions, including ratios of lengths, areas and other quantities measured in like or different units. For example, if a person walks 1/2 mile in each 1/4 hour, compute the unit rate as the complex fraction 1/2/1/4 miles per hour, equivalently 2 miles per hour.**Clarifications, limits, emphases, and other information intended to ensure appropriate variety in tasks:**i) Tasks have a real-world context.

ii) Tasks do not assess unit conversions

**Sample Questions (taken from PARCC’s Practice Tests and Released Items):**EOY Released Test Item 19

EOY Released Test Item 30

PBA Released Test Item 7

2016 Released Item #26

2016 Released Item #30

**1. EOY Released Test Item 19**

Ruben put an empty cup underneath a leaking faucet. After 1 1/2 hours, Ruben had collected 1/4 cup of water. What is the rate, in cups per hour, at which the water is leaking from the faucet?

a. 1/6

b. 3/8

c. 8/3

d. 6/1

**2. EOY Released Test Item 30**

George is building a fence. He builds his fence at a constant rate of 1/3 section of fence every 1/2 hour. At this rate, what fraction represents the section of fence George can build per hour? Express your answer as a fraction. Enter your answer as a fraction.

**3. PBA Released Test Item 7**

A drawbridge rises at a constant rate. It takes 1 1/2 minutes for the drawbridge to rise 6/20 of its total height. How much time, in minutes, does it take for the drawbridge to reach its total height?

a. 1/5

b. 9/20

c. 20/9

d. 5

**4. 2016 Released Item #26**

A box contains 12 1/2 square feet of tiles and costs $40.21. What is the approximate price per square foot?

$ ________ per square feet

**5. 2016 Released Item #30**

A teapot is 1/3 full of tea. When all of the tea is poured into an empty container, the container is 2/3 full. What fraction of the tea from a full teapot is needed to fill 1 entire container?

**Reference:**

PARCC. (n.d.). Retrieved December 20, 2017, from http://www.aps.edu/assessment/parcc