A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 4 years ago
Ugh another story problem. Hate these!
anonymous
 4 years ago
Ugh another story problem. Hate these!

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0At a pet show the ratio of dogs to cats is 4:3 if the number of cats is 45 find the number of dogs at the show?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0story problems are generally more easier.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its on you how you interpret.

Shane_B
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dogs to cats is 4:3 so cats to dogs is 3:4 Knowing that you can just relate the ratios:\[\frac{3}{4}=\frac{45}{x}\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let the common ratio be x. so no. of dogs = 4x no. of cats = 3x now , it is given that no. of cats = 45 = 3x find x. find no. of dogs.

Shane_B
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I guess you could skip the first step to get the same answer:\[\frac{4}{3}=\frac{x}{45}\]
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.