Posted by **tony** on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 11:07am.

Aging in the United States In 2050, about 1 over 5 of the population will be aged 65 or over and about 1 over 20 of the population will be aged 85 or over. Estimate the fraction of the population that will be between the ages of 65 and 85 in 2050. (Source: U.S. Census Bureau.)

- college math -
**bobpursley**, Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 11:14am
Exactly what is (1/5-1/20)?

- college math -
**tony**, Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 11:43am
1

__

5

and

1

__

20

- college math -
**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 1:09pm
1/5 = 4/20

4/20 - 1/20 = 3/20

- college math -
**yolanda**, Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 1:07am
in about 2050 about 1/5 of the population will be aged 65 or over and about 1/20 of the population will be aged 85 or over. estimate the fraction of the population that will be between the ages of 65 and 85 in 2050

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - need step by step on how you get the answer Aging in the United States In...
- math - i posted this yesterday and never recieved a answer i do really neeed ...
- alegbra - About one fifth of the adult population in the United States smoked in...
- Statistics - One of the questions in the Pew Internet & American Life Project ...
- college algebra - In the state of Indiana, 192,031 people claim not to speak ...
- Math 8R - Help!!!!!!!! - In 2011, the population of the United States was about ...
- Algebra 2 - According to the US Census Bureau, the population of the United ...
- Statistics - In a survey of 1037 adults from the United States age 65 and over, ...
- statistics - Is there a significant difference between the average internet ...
- Math - In 1998, Terre Haute, Indiana had a population of 72,000 people. In 2000...

More Related Questions