Prealgebra (7th Edition)

a) $\frac{8}{25}$ states have at least one Ritz Carlton. b) 34 states have no Ritz Carlton. c) $\frac{17}{25}$ states have no Ritz Carlton.
a) $\frac{part}{whole}=\frac{16}{50}=\frac{16\div2}{50\div2}=\frac{8}{25}$ b) $50-16=34$ c) $\frac{part}{whole}=\frac{34}{100}=\frac{34\div2}{50\div2}=\frac{17}{25}$