George Z.

asked • 01/24/17

Ratio 2:3:4

Okay this one has completely confused me
 
Money is shared between 3 people in the ration 2:3:4
 
Smallest share is 12
 
how much money was shared altogether?

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Mark M. answered • 01/24/17

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George Z.

I understand but I think you made a mistake when you said 4 X 6 was 32 so the total was wrong
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01/24/17

Mark M.

You are absolutely correct! Thank you for bringing it to my attention.
The total would be 54 (12 + 18 + 24)
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01/24/17

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