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December 13th, 2018, 07:24 PM   #1
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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?

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December 13th, 2018, 08:02 PM   #2
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f = total number of females
.15f = 1332

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December 13th, 2018, 09:11 PM   #3
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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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