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A skating rink will sponsor a field trip for a school if at least 250 students out of the total 2340 sign up for it.A survey was conducted asking students which activity they wanted for the trip.
SKATING = 20 STUDENTS
BOWLING = 30 STUDENTS
GOING TO A MOVIE = 110
SWIMMING = 40
Based on the data above how many students are likely to choose skating?
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A skating rink will sponsor a field trip for a school if at least 250 students out of the total 2340 sign up for it.A survey was conducted asking students which activity they wanted for the trip. SKATING = 20 STUDENTS BOWLING = 30 STUDENTS GOING TO A MOVIE = 110 SWIMMING = 40 Based on the data above how many students are likely to choose skating?
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garrett_payneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what you want to do is apply the sample results to the general population
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Could you explain in further detail,please.?
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garrett_payneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
sure, what is the total number of kids who filled out the survey?
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garrett_payneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
skating over total is percentage of people interested in skating
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
its 200 total students
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garrett_payneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
right so 20/200 is .10 or 10% given this we know that 10% of the students want skating Multiply 10% by the total number of kids in the school and this will give the number of kids who want skating (In the entire school not just the survey)
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok.... thatks. let me attempt it.
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh. what is ten percent of the schools 2340 students?
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garrett_payneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
.10 *2340 or 234
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
According to Google Calculator.
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garrett_payneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
they wanted at least 250 so doesn't look like skating is an option this year. :(
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You like skating?
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garrett_payneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I'm Canadian We F***ing LOVE IT!!! lol
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well, thanks for your assistance! I am 123, by the way. Nice to meet you.
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http://media.merchantcircle.com/22622221/shaking%20hands_full.gif
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