Peppers

In the box are yellow (a), green (b), and red (c) peppers. Their amount is in a ratio of 2:4:1. Most are yellow peppers and green the least. Calculate the number of peppers each type if the total number of peppers is 70.

Correct answer:

a =  40
b =  10
c =  20

Step-by-step explanation:

a=70 4/(2+4+1)=40
b=70 1/(2+4+1)=10
c=70 2/(2+4+1)=20



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