#### Answer

$3:5$

#### Work Step by Step

The ratio $12:20$ simplifies to $3:5$. If you think of the ratio as a fraction $12:20 = \frac{12}{20}$, it is easier to see that you can simplify each number by 4; or $\frac {3}{5}=3:5$.

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Brooks Cole

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$3:5$

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