Use proportional reasoning to solve each of the problems below.
At the zoo, three adult lions eat
pounds of food a day. If two more adult lions joined the group, how much food would the zoo need to provide each day?
Write a proportion comparing the number of lions and the pounds of food a day.
Byron can read 45 pages in an hour. How long will it take him to read the new
-page Terry Cotter book?
Write a proportion comparing the number of pages and time (in hours).