Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Ratio and Proportion - 5.1 Ratios - 5.1 Exercises - Page 335: 15



Work Step by Step

4.50 to 3.50 $\frac{4.50}{3.50}$ Now as decimals are in hundreds so multiply by 100 to get whole number. Then divide both numerator and denominator by 50. (4.50 × 100)/(3.50 ×100)= 450/350= (450 ÷ 50)/(350 ÷ 50)=$\frac{9}{7}$ It can be written as a fraction in the lowest term as $\frac{9}{7}$.
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