Hi simplefying 1.2m:80cm is it going to be 2:3?

and $2:50c is it 0:1 simplified?

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- Aug 24th 2010, 03:30 PMvegito12simplyfying ratio
Hi simplefying 1.2m:80cm is it going to be 2:3?

and $2:50c is it 0:1 simplified? - Aug 24th 2010, 03:55 PMpickslides
1.2m : 80cm = 120cm : 80cm = 12:8 = 3:2.

what is the $2.50 being compared to? - Aug 24th 2010, 08:30 PMSoroban
Hello, vegito12!

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$\displaystyle \text{Simplifying }\, \$2 : 50\rlap{/}c$

$\displaystyle \text{Is it }\,0:1 \;?$ . How did you get a zero?

$\displaystyle \text{(Two dollars)}:\text{(50 cents)} \;=\;\text{(200 cents)}:\text{(50 cents)} \;=\;4:1$