Posted by **Savanna** on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 7:34pm.

Write each ratio as a fraction in simplistic form.

a class has 6 boys and 15 girls what is the ratio of boys to girls?

Help? Tell me what you did. Thanks(:

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 7:38pm
6/15

Simplified: 6/15 = 2/5

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**Savanna**, Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 7:39pm
Thank you. What steps do I do for future problems?

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 7:40pm
You're welcome.

Make a fraction of the two numbers you're comparing.

Simplify the fraction.

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**Savanna**, Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 7:58pm
Awesome! Came exactly what you said when I showed the work.

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 8:05pm
:-)

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