MATH SOLVE

5 months ago

Q:
# The ticket booth at a school play sells 170 adult tickets and 150 student tickets. Find the ratio of adults to students. Write your answer as a fraction in simplest form.

Accepted Solution

A:

The ration is 170 adults:150 children, or 170/150We can factor out a 10 from both numbers, which leaves us with

17 adults/15 children.17 and 15 have no other factors, so that's the smallest ratio we can have.

17 adults/15 children.17 and 15 have no other factors, so that's the smallest ratio we can have.