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if Mr.Weidenheft said that 7/8 of his students showed up for the final and he has 32 total students, how many students were absent?
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if Mr.Weidenheft said that 7/8 of his students showed up for the final and he has 32 total students, how many students were absent?
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canadianninja5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i have no idea how to figure this out btw
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HakanKaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Absent=Totalshowed up ones , 3232*7/8 so 3228=4
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canadianninja5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
quick question, where'd al these numbers come from?
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smartoneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
7/8 showed up, so 1/8 didn't show up. 1/8*32=4
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akua_nyarkoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no of pple who didnt show up,1/8*32=4.
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canadianninja5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
wait a second... you sure that you multiply? 4 is smaller than 32 so why wouldn't you divide?
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canadianninja5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
never mind i got it
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akua_nyarkoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
total is 8/8 and 7/8 were present.so those absent is 8/87/8 which is 1/8.so to find those absent just multiply 1/8 by 32
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