The building

There are 45 people living in building, out of these 3/5 are men,2/5 are women . find the number of men and women in the building.

Correct answer:

w =  18
m =  27

Step-by-step explanation:




Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!



avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Need help to calculate sum, simplify or multiply fractions? Try our fraction calculator.

You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Related math problems and questions:

  • There 14
    skola There are 250 people in a museum. 2/5 of the 250 people are girls 3/10 of the 250 people are boys The rest of the 250 people are adults Work out the number of adults in the museum.
  • Fractions and mixed numerals
    mixed_fractions (a) Convert the following mixed numbers to improper fractions. i. 3 5/8 ii. 7 7/6 (b) Convert the following improper fraction to mixed number. i. 13/4 ii. 78/5 (c) Simplify these fractions to their lowest terms. i. 36/42 ii. 27/45 2. evaluate following ex
  • Pupils 7
    skola There are 40 pupils in a certain class. 3/5 of the class are boys. How many are girls?
  • There 12
    skola There are 42 students in the class and 2/3 of them are girls. How may girls are there in the class?
  • Students
    family There are 2/6 girls out of 1050 students at the school. Of these, 4/5 have another sibling. How many girls are in school? How many boys are in school? How many girls do not have a sibling?
  • There 8
    dices2 There are 7 women and 5 men in a department. a) how many ways can a committee of 3 people be selected? b) how many ways can a committee of 2 men and 1 woman be selected? c) how many ways can a committee of at least 2 woman be selected (3 people total)?
  • Building
    wood At the building, we divided 240 boards into two piles in a 5: 3 ratio. How many were fewer boards in the lower pile?
  • Unknown number
    frame 4/5 of a number is 276. what is 2/3 of the same number?
  • Area and perimeter 2
    rectangle_diagonals Find the area and the perimeter of a rectangle of length 45 1/2 cm and breadth 16 2/3 cm.
  • Report 2
    skola A School reports students to teacher ratio of 6:1. If there are 45 teachers in the School, how many students are there?
  • Trams
    trams Tram no. 3,7,10,11 rode together from the depot at 5am. Tram No. 3 returns after 2 hours, tram No. 7 an hour and half, no. 10 in 45 minutes and no. 11 in 30 minutes. For how many minutes and when these trams meet again?
  • The sum 12
    mixed The sum of 3 mixed numbers is 20 13/15. two of the numbers are 6 1/3 and 7 5/6. what is the third number?
  • Marriage sttus
    family In our city, there are 3/5 of the women married to 2/3 of the men. Find what part of the population is free.
  • Adding mixed numerals
    zlomky 3 3/4 + 2 3/5 + 5 1/2 Show your solution.
  • Employees
    workers Of all 360 employees, there are 11/12 women. How many men work in a company?
  • Walking
    tourist Lucie can walk about 3 4/5 miles each hour. How far can she walk in 2 hours 45 minutes?
  • Fraction of a Number
    fractal If 1/2 of 1/3 of 1/4 of 1/5 of a number is 2.5. what is the number?