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monroe17

  • 2 years ago

Park rangers catch, tag, and release 200 tule elk back into the wildlife refuge. Two weeks later they observe a sample of 150 elk, of which 5 are tagged. Assuming that the ratio of tagged elk in the sample holds for all elk in the refuge, how many elk are there in the park?

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  1. A.Avinash_Goutham
    • 2 years ago
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    6000!!!

  2. monroe17
    • 2 years ago
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    how'd you find that out?

  3. monroe17
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    nevermind:) thanks

  4. A.Avinash_Goutham
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    ok :|

  5. monroe17
    • 2 years ago
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    its 200*150/5 right?

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