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posted by Moby .
Jordan has as many DVDs as Joseph. If Jordan has 56 DVDs, then how many does Joseph have?
4/5 x 56/1 = 224/5 = 44.40
answer 44 DVD's
Is all this correct?

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Steve
Jordan has as many DVDs as Joseph.
is that a typo? 
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Moby
Oops Sorry.
Jordan has 4/5 as many DVD's as Joseph. If Jordan has 56 DVD's, then how many does Joseph have ?
Am I right above here? My answer? 
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Steve
now it looks better. It'd be better if Jordan had 55, but you are correct up to rounding error.

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Moby
Ok so round it up to 45 DVD's right?

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NICE
Jordan has 4/5 as many DVDs as Joseph means joseph has more DVDs than Jordan. number of joseph's DVDs * 4/5 = 56 so
number of joseph's DVDs= 56 * 5/4 = 70 
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You dont need to know
Its 70
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