Posted by **Rem** on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 3:59pm.

at the 6th grade school dance, there are 132 boys, 89 girls, and 14 adults.

A. write a ratio of number of boys to girls.

b. write the same ration using another form (A:B vs A to B)

c. write the ratio of number of boys to number of adults.

d. write the same ratio using another form.

This is what I put but not sure it is correct.

A. 132:189

B. 132 +89

c. 132 to 14

d. 132:14

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:01pm
C and d are right.

A. and B are wrong.

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**Rem**, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:08pm
not sure how to do a and b?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:23pm
A. Where did you get 189?

B. Why did you use a + sign?

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**Rem**, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:26pm
it should be 132:89 my bad

and 132 to 89?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:27pm
Now you're right. :-)

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**Rem**, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:31pm
oh ok and I don't know where I got 189 from LOL :) thanks for all your help

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:34pm
You're very welcome. :-)

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