# maths

john,peter and mary shared a sum of money in ratio 2:4:9.john and peter together received \$360.how much money was shared?plz to show working

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1. 2 x + 4 x + 9 x = total = 15x

2x + 4x = 360

6 x = 360
x = 60

so 15 x = 900

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2. thnks this was what i did put was sure if i was corect

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3. You are welcome :)

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4. There are 40 students in a class. Girls make up 60% of the class.25% of the girls wear glasses. How many girls wear glasses?

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5. How would I do this? A sum of money is divided between two persons in the ratio 3:4 If the smaller share was \$180, how much was shared plzz show working

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