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There are 50 big cats in the zoo.

�2/5 of them are tigers.

� 1/5 of them are leopards. The rest are lions.
How many lions are there in the zoo?

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  1. (2/5) * 50 = 20 tigers

    (1/5) * 50 = 10 leopards

    sum = 30
    so
    50 - 30 = 20 lions

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  2. well, 2/5+1/5 equals 3/5, leaving 2/5

    lions=2/5 of 50= you do it.

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