Posted by **matt** on Tuesday, February 27, 2007 at 7:35pm.

Fifteen percent of the seniors voted for Joe. If 289 seniors voted for tehother candidates, how many seniors voted in the election?

Let the total number voting be N.

0.85 N = 289

Solve for N

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- calculus - A sample poll of 100 voters revealed the following information ...
- Math - A Voting Poll: Candidate A: 30% Candidate B: 50% Undecided: 20% The Table...
- geometry - the ratio of juniors to seniors is 9 to 8, if there are 51 juniors ...
- college math - The number of seniors at Freedom High School was 421 in 2002. If ...
- Math - In a recent student government election , the ratio of students who ...
- Maths - In an election there were 3 candidates 3/7 of the electors voted for the...
- math - Solve the problem by stating the equation you would use to solve and then...
- 8th grade math - a survey said that 60 people voted against new environmental ...
- Please Help Me On This GCSE Higher Question - Can anyone answer this question ...
- Math - A town has 4900 registered voters, each of whom is either a Republican, a...

More Related Questions