# math

A survey indicated that 3 out of 5 doctors use brand X aspirin.

If 2000 doctors were surveyed, how many used brand X?

can somebody tell me is this the right answer yes or no,
2000/ 3/5 400*5/3*5
400/3 133 1/3

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 972
1. No.

You can't have 1/3 of a doctor.

3/5 = x/2000

Cross multiply and solve for x.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
👩‍🏫
Ms. Sue
2. i still dont get it

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

In a recent year, 23.3 % of all registered doctors were female. If there were 46,800 female registered doctors that year, what was the total number of registered doctors?

2. ### math

In a survey of 120 consumers conducted in a shopping mall, 80 consumers indicated that they buy Brand A of a certain product, 68 buy Brand B, and 42 buy both brands. How many consumers participating the survey buy: a) At least one

3. ### Social Studies

1. Which best illustrates Socratic method? A. A teacher gives a lecture while students take notes. B. Students read a book independently and write a summary. C. Students work in groups to complete an art project. D. The teacher

4. ### math

In a recent year, of all registered doctors were female. If there were female registered doctors that year, what was the total number of registered doctors?

1. ### english

john followed the doctors to get more rest which of the following options correctly completes the sentence above?

2. ### English

1. Despite parents and other parental figures going above and beyond to give their offspring all the required assets to achieve success. Many children fail. - After success, should there be a comma, semicolon, and colon. 2. Where

3. ### Writing skills

More recently, however, doctors have taken a greater interest in the field. Along with the general public, too. The most effective combo of sentence 3 and 4 would include which of the following groups of words? 1. doctors, as well

Tamela's school day is 6 3/4 hours.Yesterday,she had a doctors appointment and she missed 1/6 of her school day.How many school hours did she miss during her doctors appointment?

1. ### fnu

The average age of doctors in a certain hospital is 50.0 years old. Suppose the distribution of ages is normal and has a standard deviation of 4.0 years. If 16 doctors are chosen at random for a committee, find the probability

2. ### MATH

Members of a hospital advisory committee will be selected from 5 doctors and 4 nurses. The committee must have 2 doctors and 2 nurses. How many possible combinations of doctors and nurses could be chosen for the committee????

3. ### World History

Which of the following is one of the promises made by doctors in the Hippocratic oath? A. Doctors will tell other people about your conditions. B. Doctors will experiment on patients, even if it is unethical. C. Doctors will ask

4. ### Statistics

A survey of physicians in 1979 found that some doctors give a placebo to patients who complain of pain for which the physician can find no cause. If the patients' pain improves, these doctors conclude that it had no physical