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# At a company, 70 percent of the employees are women and 60

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At a company, 70 percent of the employees are women and 60 percent of the employees are married. If 2/3 of the men are single, what fraction of the women are married?

5/7
7/10
1/3
9/20
5/16
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13 Aug 2006, 18:33
5/7

Making a Table

____M____S_____T

M__1/3___2/3___30%

W___X_________70%

T___60%

If, you assume a total of 100 employees, X becomes 50.

Therefore, 50=70x (to find what fraction 50 is to a total of 70)

X=5/7
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14 Aug 2006, 02:35
Let there be 100 employees.

Hence W = 70, M = 30
Married = 60
Single men = 2/3 * 30 = 20
Married women = 60 - 10 = 50

fraction = 50/70 = 5/7
14 Aug 2006, 02:35
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