MATH SOLVE

6 months ago

Q:
# 1. white socks to brown socks2. blue socks to nonblue socks3. black socks to all of the socks4. Find two ratios equivalent to the ratio in Exercise 1.Color of socks white black blue brownNumber of socks 8 64 5

Accepted Solution

A:

8 White

6 Black

4 Blue

5 Brown

Total=8+6+4+5=23

1. White to brown = 8:5

2. Blue to non-blue =4:(23-4) = 4:19

3. Black to all = 6 : 23

4. Ratios equivalent to Q1, 8:5

Multiply ratio by integer factors:

2(8:5)=16:10

3(8:5)=24:15

4(8:5)=32:20

etc.

6 Black

4 Blue

5 Brown

Total=8+6+4+5=23

1. White to brown = 8:5

2. Blue to non-blue =4:(23-4) = 4:19

3. Black to all = 6 : 23

4. Ratios equivalent to Q1, 8:5

Multiply ratio by integer factors:

2(8:5)=16:10

3(8:5)=24:15

4(8:5)=32:20

etc.