MATH SOLVE

7 months ago

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# a housepainter mixed 5 gallons of blue paint with every 9 gallons of yellow paint in order to make a green paint . which ratio of gallons of blue paint to gallons of yellow paint will make the same shade of green paint.

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Answer:The ratio of gallons of blue paint to gallons of yellow paint that make the same shade of green paint is 5/9Step-by-step explanation:The ratio represents how many units are of one kind compare with another kind. In this case , we are comparing gallons of blue paint with gallons of yellow paint. To get the green color we use 5 gallons of blue paint with every 9 gallons of yellow paint To get the ratio we divide both amounts. Ratio= 5/9