Posted by Tomas on .
At Baker High, 3 out of every 4 graduates go on to college . Of these 2 out of every 3 graduate from college. What percent of students graduating from Baker High will graduate from college ?

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Steve,
3/4 * 2/3 = 6/12 = 1/2

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Tomas,
my answer is 1/2 (same )
But the answer they give me is
A. 66 2/3
B. 75
C. 50
D. 33 1/3
E. 25 
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Ms. Sue,
Oh, my. Your question asks which percentage graduate from college. Which percentage equals 1/2?

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Tomas,
so, the answer is 50?

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Ms. Sue,
Yes.