# maths

posted by .

At an ice hockey match 3/5 of the spectators were boys and 1/10 were girls.

The remainder of the spectators were adults.

Calculate the fraction of the spectators who were children?

• maths -

3/5 boys, 1/10 girls, the remainder were adults

First, find the LCD, 10

3/5 = 6/10

6/10 boys + 1/10 girls = 7/10 total children that were spectators

## Similar Questions

1. ### maths

There were 600 spectators at a tennis match.of these 144 were children and there were twice as many as women.determine how many women were there
2. ### math

of the total number of spectators at a circus show, 1/4 are men, 2/5 of the remaining number of spectators are women. there are 132 women at the circus show. how many children are at the circus show?
3. ### math

of the total number of spectators at a circus show, 1/4 are men. 2/5 of the remaining number of spectators are women. there are 132 women at the circus show. how many children are at the circus show?
4. ### Quick English check

(6) At first glance Bug Bowl events may seem rather ordinary, but a closer look reveals some surprises. (7) The races aren't relay or sack races; they are cockroach races. (8) Held at Pudue's Roach Hill Downs, these races are quite …
5. ### Calculus study

A baseball team plays in a stadium that holds 52000 spectators. With the ticket price at \$9 the average attendance has been 21000. When the price dropped to \$6, the average attendance rose to 26000. a) Find the demand function p(x), …
6. ### Maths

A football match between United and City is watched by 24 000 spectators. Of the 24 000 spectators, 14 112 support United and 8208 support City. The rest of the spectators are neutrals who support neither team. a.Work out the percentage …
7. ### math

Need help in solving this word problem. That are the steps?
8. ### math

During a dull football game,1/4 spectators were left after 1 hour.During the next hour 20,000 spectators left. there were 1/12 of the original number of spectators still watching the game. how many spectators were originally present.
9. ### math

A soccer match was attended by 450 spectators. One third of them were men, two fifth of them were women and one tenth of them were boys. How many girls attended the soccer match?
10. ### algebra

At a cricket test match 2/7 of the spectators more in a covered place while 15000 were in open.Find the total number of spectators

More Similar Questions