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group rates for schools and districts

Solving Proportions Examples Page 6

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A tricky example. Sometimes math problems like to throw in extra info to make you think.

The ratio of girls to boys in your class is 4:5. Assuming that this ratio is consistent throughout the school, approximately how many boys would be in a school of 525 students?

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