Posted by Sharon on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 2:00pm.
The ratio of guppies to angelfish in a shop was 2:3. The number of angelfish was 2/3 the number of gold fish. The shoe keeper decided to replace 1/4 of the guppies with some angelfish. The number of angelfish she added was equal to the number of the guppies she replaced. There were 30 more guppies were in the shop in the beginning?

MATH  eh?  Steve, Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 2:37pm
list the facts:
g/a = 2/3
a = 2/3 f
The shop keeper decided to replace 1/4 of the guppies with some angelfish. The number of angelfish she added was equal to the number of the guppies she replaced.
well, duh. Both sentences say the same thing.
The last sentence leaves us dangling, as well as being incomprehensible.

MATH(HELP)  Jennah, Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 9:32pm
10

MATH(HELP)  S, Monday, March 28, 2016 at 5:21pm
Uh the answer is 48 for how many angelfish there are and the other answer is 36 for goldfish.

MATH(HELP)  bella, Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 8:51pm
60 guppies

MATH(HELP)  bella, Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 8:52pm
60 guppies in the beginning
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