Hello, How do I write a ratio that expresses 1/2 to 1/5? Thank you.
Out of their first 40 games the Williamsbury Wildwings had a record of 18 wins and 22 losses. Assuming no ties, how many of their next 50 games must they win if their record is to show twice as many wins as losses?
Last fall, a gardener planted 74 tulip bulbs. She found that only 62 of the bulbs bloomed in the spring. a) Find the empirical probability that a tulip bulb of this type will bloom b) How many of the bulbs should she plant next fall if she would like at least 95 to bloom?
The ratio of the side lengths of a rectangle with an area of 80 square yards is 4:1. Which of the following is closest to the length, in yards, of the longer side of the rectangle? a) 10 b) 16 c) 18 d) 32 e)40
Explain what outcomes of an experiment are. What does it mean to have equally likely outcomes? Provide examples to illustrate. I need help bad.. Everything I wanted to use was dice, cards, and other stuff but I can't because a bunch of other students have already used them so I need something new but I can not think of anything. Please help me
Jennifer went on a shopping spree, spending a total of 124.00 on a skirt, a sweater and a pair of shoes. The cost of the sweater was 8/7 of the cost of the skirt. The shoes cost 8.00 less then the skirt. Find the cost of each item
I need help with a word problem please. There are 980 students who attend high school. At a recent volleyball game at the school, 35% of the male students and 40% of the female students were in attendance. The total number of students attending the ball game was 369. How many males and how many females attend this high school?
if an employer reduce the working week from 40 hours to 35 hours with no loss of weekly pay,calculate the percentage increase in the hourly rate of pay
The defense budget was spent on halberds adn other armor in the ratio of 2 to 19. If the total budget was 84,000 farthings, how much went for halberds?
A young man is the beneficiary of a trust fund established for him 16 yr ago at his birth. If the original amount placed in trust was $40,000, how much will he receive if the money has earned interest at the rate of 9%/year compounded annually? Compounded quarterly? Compounded monthly? (Round your answers to the nearest cent.) compounded annually ? compounded quarterly ? compounded monthly ?
Erica puts 12% of his monthly paycheck in an IRA. If he invests $72 in his IRA, how much was his paycheck? Let P = monthly pay .12P =72 Divide both sides by .12 .12P/.12 = 72/.12 P = 600 Therefore, Erica's paycheck was $600. Hope this helps, misscrt
A proposal was made in the state senate to raise the minimum wage from $6.75 to $7.15 an hour. What is the proposed percent of increase to the nearest tenth of a percent?
Four people shared a taxi to the airport. The fare was $36.00, and they gave the driver a tip equal to 25 percent of the fare. If they equally shared the cost of the fare and tip, how much dideach person pay?
A consultant traveled in a car for 3 hours to attend a meeting. The return trip took only 2 hours (different route) because his speed was 8 miles per hour faster. The total trip was 291 miles. What was the consultant's speed each way?
you are asked to administer 85 mg of Lidocaine. Lidocaine is packaged 25 mg in 5 ml. how many ML do you administer? show work
respected sir, plz help me out for solving this % sum... 1]A retailer shop's gross profit on a camera was 10% of the cost of the camera.if the store increase the selling price of the camera from $440 to $ 460 & the cost of the camera remained the same,then the shop's gross profit on the camera after the price increase was what % of the cost of the camera ? plz explain me how to solve this problem... waiting for yur reply. regards Binita.
A 40 foot beam is to be cut in two. If one portion is one third the length of the other portion, what are the two length of the portions?
joan actually likes 30% of her male friends and 20% of her female friends. she has a total of 200 friends, 45% of them are male. how many female friends does joan actually like?
If your class has 15 males and 10 females in it, how many different committees consisting of 3 males and 4 females can be chosen?
The New Zealand relay team finished second in the 800-meter freestyle relay with a time of 8:14.80. What was the average time for the four New Zealand swimmers?