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Granite College has 1,200 female students. This represents 40 percent of the total student body. The number of male students at Granite is

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  1. 19015723320
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    do i divide them?

  2. sheg
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    dont give ans

  3. saifoo.khan
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    1200 ; 40 x : 100 Cross multiply.

  4. sheg
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    wat u getting from cross multiplication

  5. 19015723320
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    2sheg dnt want ur answer just asked a question do it divide the problem, thank you

  6. sheg
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    wait

  7. 19015723320
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    1200x40%=48000, that's way to many males so I know that's incorrect.

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    aw ok so I change the precent 1st than equal them up together to get my answer.

  9. sheg
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    40% of total number of students = 1200

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    let total number of student is X therefore 40% of X = 1200 0.40 * X = 1200

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    0.40x3000=1200

  12. sheg
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    therefore u can find out the number of male students

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    aw ok, thank you

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