SIXTH GRADE MATH

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The ratio of wins to losses for a basketball team is 2:3. Which of the following is a possible total number of games?

A. 7 games B. 14 games C. 25 games D. 26 games

Can someone show me how to solve this problem please?

  • SIXTH GRADE MATH -

    2x + 3x = 7, 14, 25, 26

    With which one is x a whole number?

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    I still don't understand. Can someone please explain in better details?

  • SIXTH GRADE MATH -

    For a ratio of 2:3, the total must be some multiple of 5.

    2x + 3x = 5x

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