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calculusxy
 one year ago
MEDAL!!!
The ratio of apples to bananas at a fruit stand is 5 to 4. The ratio of cherries to bananas is 2 to 5. What is the ratio of apples to cherries?
A. 5:5
B. 5:2
C. 4:5
D. 25:8
E. 2:1
calculusxy
 one year ago
MEDAL!!! The ratio of apples to bananas at a fruit stand is 5 to 4. The ratio of cherries to bananas is 2 to 5. What is the ratio of apples to cherries? A. 5:5 B. 5:2 C. 4:5 D. 25:8 E. 2:1

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campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Are you sure D is 24: 8 and not 25:8

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.25 : 4 , 5:2 app:ban, ban:cherries

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2app:ban, ban:cherries 25:20, 20:8 app :cherries 25:8

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0why did you multiply 5:4, with 5 and 5:2 with 4?

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2to get same number of bananas in both ratios

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the 2nd ratio is telling how many cherries i get fot 5 bananas not for 4 baanas another way is to just do 5:2 = 5*4/5 : 2*4/5 = 4:8/5 5:4 , 4:8/5 5 apples : 8/5 cherries multiply by 5 so it makes sense

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2in your mind you're just saying this 5 apples for 4 banans, and for 4 bannas u have 8/5 cherries
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