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I have been doing this prblem for hours and am trying to see how they get this answer. Please help!
One- eighth of an audience consisted of boys and one-fourth consisted of girls.
What percent of the audience consisted of children?

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1/8 + 1/4 = 1/8 + 2/8 = 3/8

3/8 = 0.375 = 37.5%

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