Posted by Deontai on .
Suppose 8 out of every 20 students are absent from school less than 5 days a year. Predict how many students would be absent from school less than 5 days a year out of 40,000 students

Math 
Reiny,
What is (8/20)(40000) ?

Math 
Ms. Sue,
Cross multiply and solve for x.
8/20 = x/40,000 
Math 
Deontai,
16,000

Math 
Ms. Sue,
Right.

Math 
kaylie,
Yes deontai u r correct thank u!

Math 
keia,
Suppose 8 out of every student are absent from school less than five days a year. Predict how many students would be absent from school less than five days a year out of 40,000 students

Math 
Anonymous,
16,000

Math 
Bri,
Can I have the math to it please.

Math 
Bri,
how did u get 16,000?

Math 
Emma Gomez,
9+10=21

Math 
China's,
9+10=19