## anonymous one year ago 7/20 of the animals on a farm are sheep and 2/5 are cattle. a . What percentage of the animals are sheep ? b. What percentage of the animals are cattle ? c. If there are 480 animals how many are sheep or cattle ?

1. anonymous

A. $(7\div20)*100$

2. anonymous

B.$\frac{ 2 }{ 5 }\times100$

3. anonymous

C. Once you get the percent in A and B, divide it by 100 and then multiply the quotient with 480.

4. anonymous

Okay , thank you so much for your help :)

5. anonymous

I'm not sure with C.

6. anonymous

Its alright , dont worry :) You have helped me a lot anyway

7. anonymous

C. Or you can make it as proportion. :) Like: $\frac{ 7}{ 20 }\times \frac{ x }{ 480 }$

8. anonymous

Okay :D

9. anonymous

Either way, the answer is the same. :)

10. anonymous

Ok :)