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Posted by **Jay** on Tuesday, February 26, 2008 at 3:17am.

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**drwls**, Tuesday, February 26, 2008 at 6:03amLet x = # of children and y = # of adults. The sum of "fraction of capacity" must equal 1.

x/20 + y/15 = 1

12/20 + y/15 = 1

y/15 = 2/5

y = 30/5 = 6

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**Jay**, Tuesday, February 26, 2008 at 1:39pmIt makes sense...Thank you DRWLS

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