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 December 13th, 2018, 06:24 PM #1 Newbie   Joined: Dec 2018 From: NY Posts: 5 Thanks: 0 Applications with Percent I'm having trouble with this question: The community of Bardville has 1332 left-handed females. If 48% of the community is female and 15% of all females are left-handed, how many people are in the community? Thanks for the help.
 December 13th, 2018, 07:02 PM #2 Math Team   Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 14,117 Thanks: 1002 HINT: f = total number of females .15f = 1332 Sorry, but we don't do homework. Thanks from Mike462
 December 13th, 2018, 08:11 PM #3 Global Moderator   Joined: Dec 2006 Posts: 20,370 Thanks: 2007 As 15% of 48% is 7.2%, the 1332 left-handed females form 7.2% of the community. However, you are not told that there are any people in the community.

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