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Zaheed enjoys walking his dog, Basil, each afternoon. Zaheed typically walks

What assumptions would Zaheed have to make in order to use a proportional equation to make his prediction?

Zaheed is not walking his typical route. He is going to the dog park.

Do you think he will be on the same roads? Will he see the same dogs?Write a proportional equation for Zaheed’s situation and solve. Make sure that the precision of your answer is reasonable.

A proportion is two equal fractions. Be sure to include units.

Approximately

dogs. What is the unit rate in dogs per block for Zaheed’s walks?