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there were 144 tickets sold for a movie. Theration of the number of child tickets to the number of adult tickets to the number of senior tickets was 4:7L1. how many of eacch type of number of tickets sold.? A: 44child, 77 adult, and 11 senior B: 48 child, 84 adult, and 12 senior C: 60 child, 80 adult, and 4 senior D: 59 child, 77 adult, and 8 senior

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    4:7:1?

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  2. Beautiful_Lier96 Group Title
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    yea. sorry 4:7:1

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  3. KonradZuse Group Title
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    Okay, so let me give you a little hint for this. What is 4 + 7 + 1?

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  4. Beautiful_Lier96 Group Title
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    that would b B, but how do i get the first two of that answer ?

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  5. KonradZuse Group Title
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    Like I said what is 4+7+1, and then It will all make sense.

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  6. KonradZuse Group Title
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    Then, once you get that # do 144/# =?

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    wait i know now. im supposed to add them and then divide by the answer. and which one is equal to 144 is it.

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  8. Beautiful_Lier96 Group Title
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    ididnt do that, i didvided all by twelve then added up to get the sum

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    Basically the ratios all have to = 144. So you add the ratio's up to get, like you said 12.

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    Then when you divide by 12, what do you get?

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  11. Beautiful_Lier96 Group Title
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    you get 12 so you times the ration by it.. do you think you can help me with some more ?.

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    Yes, correct. now we do 4 * 12: 7 * 12: and 1 * 12.... For this since we know 1*12 is 12 we can see B is the answer, so you were correct.

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    So again we add the sum of the 3 ratios to be 12, then divide the total by the sum, to get 12 again, then we multiply each ratio by that 12 to get our answer.

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    Tag me in your next Q,s o I can see it. @KonradZuse

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  15. Beautiful_Lier96 Group Title
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    okay. or can i just send it to you by email ??

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  16. KonradZuse Group Title
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    Nope, OS please.

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  17. Beautiful_Lier96 Group Title
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    iknow i was talkn about on here. but okay

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  18. KonradZuse Group Title
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    yeah, post the question so others can see the work as well. It's important others learn as well!

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