Posted by **Mia** on Monday, October 24, 2011 at 5:57pm.

At the potluck , there were 6 pecan pies, 7 lemon pies, 13 cherry pies, and 8 apple pies. Find the ratio in simplest form. Then explain its meaning.

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**bobpursley**, Monday, October 24, 2011 at 6:04pm
I would wonder what your teacher possibly means by "meaning".

What is the meaning of .58? or 4:5?

6:7:13:8 is the simplest form.

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**Mia**, Monday, October 24, 2011 at 6:15pm
Sorry Mr. Bobpursley I am writing the question again:

At the potluck , there were 6 pecan pies, 7 lemon pies, 13 cherry pies, and 8 apple pies. Find the ratio of apple pies to the total number of pies. Write the ratio in simplest form. Then explain its meaning.

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 9:17pm
For every 6 pecan pies there, are 7 lemon pies

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