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hank has 48 fish in his aquarium. he has 11 times as many tetras as guppies. how many of each type of fish does hank have?

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T= number of tetras; G= number of guppies.
 
11G = number of tetras
 
11G + G = 48
 
G=4 guppies
 
11G= 11 X 4, or 44 tetras.
X - Guppies
 
11x -  Tetras
 
  X + 11X = 48
 
   12X = 48
 
   X = 48/12 = 4  Number of Guppies
 
   4 * 11 = 44 number of Tetras