# SOLUTION: Tony was arranging the CDs for the White Elephant Sale. So far he had five different groups. He had put 1/8 of the CDs in the jazz section, 1/4 into the rap section, 3/8 in the roc

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Reduction-of-unit-multipliers Question 165619: Tony was arranging the CDs for the White Elephant Sale. So far he had five different groups. He had put 1/8 of the CDs in the jazz section, 1/4 into the rap section, 3/8 in the rock section, and 3/16 in the pop section. He put 3 CDs in the classical section. How many Cds did Tony arrange? Found 2 solutions by josmiceli, edjones:Answer by josmiceli(9674)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!jazz CDs: rap CDs: rock CDs: popo CDs: There are 3/16 left and 3 CDs left Let T = total number of CDs Tony arranged 16 CDs Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!1/8 + 1/4 + 3/8 + 3/16 2/16 + 4/16 + 6/16 + 3/16 = 15/16 So the 3 CDs are 1/16 3*16=48 CDs were arrainged. . Ed