SOLUTION: The ratio of men to women in a county is 94 to 100. How many males does the county have if there are 1082805.75 people?

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 Question 329755: The ratio of men to women in a county is 94 to 100. How many males does the county have if there are 1082805.75 people?Answer by stanbon(57361)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The ratio of men to women in a county is 94 to 100. How many males does the county have if there are 1082805.75 people? -------------------------- 94 to 100 is the same as 94x to 100x where 94x is the number of men. ---- Equation: 94x + 100x = 1082805.75 194x = 1082805.75 x = 5581.4729 --- # of men = 94x = 524658.46 ================================ Cheers, Stan H. ================================