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August 22nd, 2012, 02:33 AM  #1 
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In a concert, the ratio of the numbers of adults to the number of children is 3:4. If 60 more adults join in the concert, the number of adults will be twice the number of children. How many children are in the concert? thank you 
August 22nd, 2012, 04:58 AM  #2  
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a + 60 = 2c Solve for c NOTE: if you ask us to do ALL YOUR work and you simply submit the answer(s) we give you, without taking time to understand....then there's a good job as Burger Flipper at BurgerKing waiting foy you  
August 22nd, 2012, 05:53 AM  #3  
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im only 8 .'  
August 22nd, 2012, 06:13 AM  #4 
Math Team Joined: Mar 2012 From: India, West Bengal Posts: 3,871 Thanks: 86 Math Focus: Number Theory  Re: Ratios
Just as Denis posted (he used a = adult and c = children) : Can you substitute (2) in (1) now? Balarka . 
August 22nd, 2012, 06:24 AM  #5  
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thanx :3  

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