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At Strawberry State College, the ratio of females to males is 2:1. If there are 2100 students, how many are female and how many are male?

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2/3 = f/2100

Cross multiply and solve for f (females).

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Yes. 1400 are female.

How many are male?

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700

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Right.

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The answer is actually: 600 males and 1200 females

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