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In a restaurant, Chad tracked the number of children and adults that came in over an hour. During that time, 16 children and 40 adults came in the restaurant. What is the ratio of adults to children that came into the restaurant? A. 2:7 B. 5:3 C. 5:7 D. 5:2

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  1. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    40 : 16

  2. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    divide 40 and 16 by a common factor

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    UMM i suck at math i literally am stupid lol i have no idea how to do that

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    and theres like 4 other questions lol

  5. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    you need a number which will divide exactly into 40 and 16 to get a smaller ratio. for example we could divide each by 4 this will give 40/4 and 16 / 4 = 10:4 But there is another higher number which will give one of the above options what do you think it is ?

  6. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    what number greater than 4 will divide into 40 and 16?

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    theres alot of numbers greater than 4 but 6 maybe i dk im just guessing

  8. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    8 is the one! 40 / 8 = ? 16 / 8 = ?

  9. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    LOl - i misread your post I've told you the answer now.

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    lol its ok thanks

  11. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    6 wont divide into 40 nor 16 but 8 will.

  12. anonymous
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    ok

  13. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    so what is the correct ratio?

  14. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    do the 2 divisions

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    D ?

  16. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    yes

  17. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    40/8 = 5 16/8 = 2 so its 5:2

  18. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    40:16 = 5:2

  19. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok could you help me with the other 4

  20. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    I cant sorry gotta go right now

  21. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    In a probability experiment, Craig rolled a six-sided die 56 times. The die landed on a number greater than three 35 times. What is the ratio of rolls greater than three to rolls less than or equal to three? A. 3/5 B. 8/5 C. 5/8 D. 5/3

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