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Explain how ratios can be used to compare two numbers
I searched the web and I didn't understand it
I think this might help me but could someone help me put it in a sentence
The 1st number in a ratio tells the amount thtat shows up for every 2nd number
Example: 20:1 ratio.
For every 20 students in the school, there is 1 teacher.
Explains the rate of one thing in relation to another.
For every 2 apples I bought, I bought 3 oranges. A 2:3 ratio of apples to oranges.