Author Cottenkodie in Mathematics, 08.09.2018

The ratio of women to men in the theater was 5 to 4. If there are 1200 girls, how many men were there?

Answered by 839418080annie

There should be 960 men there if the ratio of women to men is 5:4 and there are 1200 women.Set up a proportion to solve this word problem, cross multiply to get your answer.so 5x = 4800divide both sides by 5x= 960(x represent the men)

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