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Posted by **Jason P** on Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 6:07pm.

so i guess the total number of players is 10. and then i think you divide something by 10... im not sure. please help

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**Reiny**, Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 8:15pmlet average of the other nine players be x

so the total of their points is 9x.

The star scored 3 times as many points as the average, so he scored 3x points

team score = 9x + 3x = 12x

so the fraction of points scored by the star = 3x/(12x) = 1/4

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