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anonymous
 one year ago
a business has 8 projects leads, 12 graphic artist, 20 software developers and 4 sales people
A. what is the ratio of the employees?
B. if 2 software developers leave the business, calculate the new ratio of the employees
anonymous
 one year ago
a business has 8 projects leads, 12 graphic artist, 20 software developers and 4 sales people A. what is the ratio of the employees? B. if 2 software developers leave the business, calculate the new ratio of the employees

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welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.08:12:20:4 divide through by 4 to simplify the ratios

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0new ration will be 8:12:18:4

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what do you get for the first part?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for the first part, I got, 2;3;5;1

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the reason you divide by 4 is because 4 is the GCF of the 4 numbers ( GCF = greatest common factor)

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now what is the GCF of 4,8,18,4?

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sorry thats 8,12,18,4

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now 4 won't divide into 18 so the GCF is a smaller even number which is ?
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