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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?

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? problem solving division

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Roger D. | Multifaceted Retiree Wants to Help YOU!Multifaceted Retiree Wants to Help YOU!
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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.
Parviz F. | Mathematics professor at Community CollegesMathematics professor at Community Colle...
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X - Guppies
 
11x -  Tetras
 
  X + 11X = 48
 
   12X = 48
 
   X = 48/12 = 4  Number of Guppies
 
   4 * 11 = 44 number of Tetras