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At Baker High, 3 out of every 4 graduates go on to college . Of these 2 out of every 3 graduate from college. What percent of students graduating from Baker High will graduate from college ?

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    3/4 * 2/3 = 6/12 = 1/2

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    my answer is 1/2 (same )

    But the answer they give me is

    A. 66 2/3
    B. 75
    C. 50
    D. 33 1/3
    E. 25

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    Oh, my. Your question asks which percentage graduate from college. Which percentage equals 1/2?

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    so, the answer is 50?

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    Yes.

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