Posted by **Anonymous** on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 6:58pm.

A bag contains 10 white golf balls and 6 striped golf balls. A golfer wants to add 112 golf balls to the bag. He wants the ratio of white to striped golf balls to remain the same. How many of each should he add?

- Pre-Algebra -
**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 7:04pm
See my answer below.

- Pre-Algebra -
**Eazy-Breezy**, Monday, November 19, 2012 at 9:54pm
It says 'See my answer below' but, there is actually no answer to the problem! Please fix this!

- Pre-Algebra -
**Mystery Woman**, Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 2:53pm
Let w = white balls. Cross multiply and solve for w.

10/16 = w/112

16w = 1120

w = 70

Let s = striped

112 - 70 = s

? = s

(copied off Ms.Sue, look at a different answer at the question BELOW this one in the before page ding-dong)

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