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Posted by **Nik H.** on Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 7:05pm.

Should I set the problem up this way:

3/5=36/x

x=60 male employees?

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**Quidditch**, Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 7:16pmYou are on the right track. The problem states that the company has 36 male employees. I think you intended to say x=60 FEMALE employees.

Now you know the number of male employees and the number of female employees. Add the 2 numbers to get the total employees.

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**Nik H.**, Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 7:19pmawesome thanks!

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**ftjykhjti**, Friday, October 19, 2007 at 9:26pm3x -6 = -27

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