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There are 3 red paper clips, 5 yellow paper clips, and 6 silver paper clips in a jar. What is the ratio of the total number of paper clips to the number of red paper clips? 14:3
11:3
3:14
or 3:11

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    I'll be glad to check your answer.

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    i got 11:3 but unsure if that's right

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    It's not right.

    How many paper clips are in the jar?

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    3 + 5 + 6 = 14 total clips in the jar

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    @Ms. Sue so it would be 14:3 right?

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    @Ms.Sue is it 14.3

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