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The width of a swimming pool is 18.5 ft, and the length is 10.75 ft. Write the ratio of length to width as ratio of whole numbers.


Is the right answer 5/9?

  • Math -

    Close, but no.

    Reduce the fraction 1075/1850 to lowest terms. Start by dividing top and bottom by 25.

    1075/1850 = 43/74

    Since 43 is prime, that is as far as you can go.

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    negative 9 times 5 over negative 3

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