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calculusxy
 one year ago
MEDAL!!!
calculusxy
 one year ago
MEDAL!!!

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freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so we are given: \[\text{ #males }+\text{ #females}+\text{#teachers}=252 \\ \] we also have \[\text{# males}:\text{#females}:\text{#teachers}=3:2:1 \\ \text{ this means we have } 3+2+1 \text{parts } \text{ or } \text{ 6 parts } \\ \text{ altogether we have } 252 \text {peeps} \\ \text{ so your } 6 \text{ parts } ~252 \text{ peeps}\]

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2males are 3 parts of that 6 parts

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2pretend that is an equation

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2how would you get 3 parts~? peeps

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2think about dividing something on both sides

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so divide both sides by 2

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2\[\frac{6}{2} \text{parts} \text{ ~ }\frac{252}{2} \text{peeps}\]

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2oh and you needed the percentage

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2take that number 126 and divide it by total people in all lol which makes sense because you have male:everyone else=3:3

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2that means males are half the population
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