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 Question 41783: Can someone help me solve this problem? How do I write the ratio of 4 1/3 to 6 in the simplest form? Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9664)

 Question 41782: Can someone help me solve this problem? A community service organization has 16 men and 15 women in its membership. How do I write the ratio of women to men? Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9664)

 Question 41780: Can someone help me with this problem? A baseball team wins 11 of its 25 games with no ties. How do I write the ratio of wins to losses? Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9664)

 Question 41779: Click here to see answer by nik_consult(24)

 Question 41820: Can someone out there help me solve this problem? Is the rate 1.2 inches of rain/5 hours equivalent to the rate 2.1 inches of rain/8 hours? Thanks, Lyn Click here to see answer by tutorcecilia(2152)

 Question 41983: Please help me solve this question: 4z + 12 = 7z - 9 Click here to see answer by nik_consult(24)

 Question 42068: 3 and 1/4 of what number is 8,125? (Show your work) Thanks Precious Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9664)

 Question 42173: find 4/9 of 700. (show your work) Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 42195: Round 459,470 to the nearest hundred. Click here to see answer by longjonsilver(2297)

 Question 42213: Add and Simplify 2x/x+3+5/x-3= Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 42231: Question The numerator of a fraction is 5 less than the denominator. If 1 is added to both the numerator and the denominator, the fraction would become 2/3. Find the fraction. This is what I have done :- Let the denominator to be n n–5/n and now add 1 to both the numerator and the denominator Therefore, n-5+1/n+1 = n-4/n+1=2/3 n-4 2 ___ = _ n+1 3 3(n-4) = 2(n+1) 3n-12 = 2n+2 n=12+2 n=14 Now n=14, thus denominator is n+1= 14 + 1 = 15 while numerator = n-4 = 14-4 = 10 Therefore, numerator = 10 and denominator = 15 but my teacher told us is 9 and 36 respectively instead. Please help. Thank you. Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 42366: what number is 2/3 of 198? (show your work) Click here to see answer by psbhowmick(529)

 Question 41658: Can someone help me with this problem? Write the ratio 5 to 9 as a fraction. Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 41663: I need some help on this problem? Write 145% as a fraction or a mixed number. Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)
 Question 41663: I need some help on this problem? Write 145% as a fraction or a mixed number. Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by Socom491(19)

 Question 42574: At the beginning of a bicycle race for charity, Roberto and Juana are 30 mi. apart. If they leave at the same time and ride in the same direction, Roberto overtakes Juana in 6 hr. If they ride toward each other, they meet in 1 hr. What are their speeds Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 42642: 1/2 to a percent isn't it 50% Click here to see answer by mszlmb(115)

 Question 42641: 9/16 to a percent thank you Click here to see answer by Socom491(19)

 Question 41661: Can someone help me solve this problem? I need to write the ratio of 4 1/3 to 6 in its simplest form. Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 41662: Can someone help me solve this problem? Is the rate 1.2 inches of rain/5 hours equivalent to the rate 2.1 inches of rain/8 hours? Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 41660: Can someone help me solve this problem? A community service organization has 16 men and 15 women in its membership. How do you write the ratio of women to men? Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 41659: Can someone help me solve this problem? A baseball team wins 11 of its 25 games with no ties. How do I write the ratio of wins to losses? Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 36807: Expand and show the working out for the following question: abc((a + b^2 + c^3)c) = Thanks in advance Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 36617: Expand: abc((a + b^2 + c^3)c) = can you show answer and explain and show how you managed to work it out? Thanks Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 42893: Can someone please help me solve this.... x-8/5 + x/3 = -8/5 Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 43094: In a recipe for Swedish goulash you 1/2cup of sugar, 2/3 cup of flour, and 3/4 cup of butter. This recipe serves ten people. If we wish to serve 15 people how much of each ingredient will we need? How do I set this up and answer this problem? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57285)
 Question 43094: In a recipe for Swedish goulash you 1/2cup of sugar, 2/3 cup of flour, and 3/4 cup of butter. This recipe serves ten people. If we wish to serve 15 people how much of each ingredient will we need? How do I set this up and answer this problem? Click here to see answer by ilana(307)
 Question 43094: In a recipe for Swedish goulash you 1/2cup of sugar, 2/3 cup of flour, and 3/4 cup of butter. This recipe serves ten people. If we wish to serve 15 people how much of each ingredient will we need? How do I set this up and answer this problem? Click here to see answer by psbhowmick(529)

 Question 43177: Complete the table for the equation. 5x + y = -20 _________ _X_|_Y__ -5_|_H__ _0_|_H___ _H__|-25 I have place an H where the table needs completed. There are three of them. Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 43421: Can someone help me solve this problem? I need to evaluate the following problem. Also remember to use the order of operations: 16 divided by (-2) * (-4)/2^3 + 4 Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by tutorcecilia(2152)

 Question 43656: Find the equation in slope-intercept form of the line satisfying the conditions. ;through(0,-3) Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 43760: can someone help me here? Which of the following numbers are integers? 3, 2/3, -3, 101.1, -5/7 Thanks, Lyn Click here to see answer by mbarugel(146)

 Question 43764: Can someone help me here? I need to Add: -4/5 + (-3/4) Thanks, Ashley Click here to see answer by mbarugel(146)

 Question 43779: Can someone help me solve this problem? I need to evaluate the following problem. Also use the order of operations: 16 divided by (-2) * (-4)/ 2^3 + 4 Thanks, Ashley Click here to see answer by stanbon(57285)

 Question 43780: Can someone help me solve this problem? I need to evaluate the following problem and remember to use the order of operations: 4- (-3) + 1/2 - 2 divided by (-2) Thanks, Ashley Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)
 Question 43780: Can someone help me solve this problem? I need to evaluate the following problem and remember to use the order of operations: 4- (-3) + 1/2 - 2 divided by (-2) Thanks, Ashley Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 43766: I hope someone can help me solve this problem: I need to perform the indicated operation: 11-6/7-7 Thanks, Ashley Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 43765: Can someone help me on this? I need to find the reciptrocal of (-1/5)(15) Thanks, Ashley Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)
 Question 43765: Can someone help me on this? I need to find the reciptrocal of (-1/5)(15) Thanks, Ashley Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 43919: Can someone help me solve this problem? I need to multiply: -9^2 - (-6)^2 Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)
 Question 43919: Can someone help me solve this problem? I need to multiply: -9^2 - (-6)^2 Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by tutorcecilia(2152)

 Question 43920: Can someone help me solve this problem? 16 divided by (-2) * (-4)/2^3 + 4 Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 43921: Can someone out there help me with this problem? I put this in yesterday and received two different answers. One 8.5 and one 6 1/2. Which is it? 4 - (-3) + 1 /2 - 2 divided by (-2) Thanks, Sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 43958: Could someone help me on this problem? I need to evaluate the following problem. 4- (-3) + 1/1-1 divided by (-2) Thanks, Lyn Click here to see answer by stanbon(57285)

 Question 43986: Can someone help me evaluate this problem? 16 divided by (-2) * (-4)/2^3 + 4 Thanks, Lyn Click here to see answer by stanbon(57285)

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