the ratio of raisins to nuts in a mixture containing 3 cups raisins and 1 1/4 cups nuts
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Originally Posted by Drea_2826 the ratio of raisins to nuts in a mixture containing 3 cups raisins and 1 1/4 cups nuts 12 to 5 (just multiply each number by 4)
Originally Posted by Drea_2826 the ratio of raisins to nuts in a mixture containing 3 cups raisins and 1 1/4 cups nuts Hi Drea, Just to add a bit to the previous poster's response.... $\displaystyle \frac{raisins}{nuts}=\dfrac{3}{1 \frac{1}{4}}=\dfrac{3}{\frac{5}{4}}=3 \cdot \frac{4}{5}=\frac{12}{5}$
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