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Posted by **David** on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 1:58pm.

- Math help plz -
**Steve**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 2:06pmsince 25 is 21% of 120, then assuming that the 500 tagged fish have dispersed evenly into the fish population, 500 is 21% of the whole population.

So, 500/.21 = 2400 is a good estimate of the whole population

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