Posted by **Moby** on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 2:51pm.

Jordan has as many DVDs as Joseph. If Jordan has 56 DVDs, then how many does Joseph have?

4/5 x 56/1 = 224/5 = 44.40

answer 44 DVD's

Is all this correct?

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**Steve**, Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 3:09pm
Jordan has as many DVDs as Joseph.

is that a typo?

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**Moby**, Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 3:11pm
Oops Sorry.

Jordan has 4/5 as many DVD's as Joseph. If Jordan has 56 DVD's, then how many does Joseph have ?

Am I right above here? My answer?

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**Steve**, Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 3:14pm
now it looks better. It'd be better if Jordan had 55, but you are correct up to rounding error.

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**Moby**, Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 3:19pm
Ok so round it up to 45 DVD's right?

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**NICE**, Friday, December 6, 2013 at 6:15pm
Jordan has 4/5 as many DVDs as Joseph means joseph has more DVDs than Jordan. number of joseph's DVDs * 4/5 = 56 so

number of joseph's DVDs= 56 * 5/4 = 70

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