## Sunday, October 18, 2009

### Karra 816 scribe post

The questions i picked were 7 and 8, here are the answers..

7.
A) Write each ratio in a fraction form. Do no write the answers in the lowest terms.
Answer: You spent \$4 out of \$10, 4:10, 4/10, four dollars to ten dollars, or \$4 to total.

b) A team won three games and lost 6 games. What is the ratio of games won to games played?
Answer: 3:9, 3/9, three games out of nine games, or 3 to total.

c) A bag contains 12 red and 3 blue beads. Compare the blue beads to total beads.

d) A pond contains 27 guppies and 33 goldfish. What is the ratio of guppies to total goldfish?
Answer: 27:33, 27/33, twenty seven guppies to thirty three goldfish, or 27 to total goldfish.

8. Identify the missing number to make an equivalent fraction.
a) The missing number is 4
b) The missing number is 15
c) The missing number is 6
d) The missing number is 1
e) The missing number is 7
f) The missing number is 5

1. good job on discribing the ratios of the games won and loss