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In a competitive application process, two applicants were closely matched and the judges needed to compare their percentile ranking to see who should be offered the last position.Jeremiah ranked 405th in a class of 1,200 and Joshua ranked 12th in a class of 89. Based solely on percentile ranking, who should be offered the spot?

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(89-12)/89 = ?

(1200-405)/1200 = ?

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Gotcha, that is what I put!!
Can you help me with the other post? Its the only post that I am not confident about and it has not been answered.
thank you!

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