# SOLUTION: A sample of cupcakes contains 124 pink ones with 3 white ones. How many white ones can you expect in a sample of 1270 total cupcakes? Please show all steps I get a decimal an

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 588102: A sample of cupcakes contains 124 pink ones with 3 white ones. How many white ones can you expect in a sample of 1270 total cupcakes? Please show all steps I get a decimal and believe it is incorrect, thank you for the assistanceAnswer by stanbon(57224)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A sample of cupcakes contains 124 pink ones with 3 white ones. How many white ones can you expect in a sample of 1270 total cupcakes? ---- Solve the proportion: x/1270 = 3/(3+124) ---- x = 1270[3/(127) --- x = 3810/127 x = 30