## anonymous 4 years ago Approximately 3 out of 8 commuters take the GO train each morning. Out of 215 000 commuters, how many people are on the train?

1. anonymous

could you explain the steps please

2. anonymous

$\frac{ 3 }{ 8 }=\frac{ x }{ 215000 }$ Cross multiply and then saw for x

3. anonymous

@clarkexo kiki2 has laid out the steps neatly, just follow it: