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# In a certain pet show there are 24 hamsters and 9 cats. What is the ra

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In a certain pet show there are 24 hamsters and 9 cats. What is the ratio of cats to hamsters at this pet show?

A. 1:4

B. 1:3

C. 3:8

D. 2:3

E. 3:4

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In a certain pet show there are 24 hamsters and 9 cats. What is the ratio of cats to hamsters at this pet show?

A. 1:4

B. 1:3

C. 3:8

D. 2:3

E. 3:4

cats/ hamsters = 9/24
3/8
IMO C
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In a certain pet show there are 24 hamsters and 9 cats. What is the ratio of cats to hamsters at this pet show?

A. 1:4

B. 1:3

C. 3:8

D. 2:3

E. 3:4

$$Hamsters : Cats = 24 : 9$$

Or, $$Cats : Hamsters =$$ $$9 : 24$$ = $$3 : 8$$, So the Answer must be (C) 3 : 8
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In a certain pet show there are 24 hamsters and 9 cats. What is the ratio of cats to hamsters at this pet show?

A. 1:4

B. 1:3

C. 3:8

D. 2:3

E. 3:4

The ratio of cats to hamsters is 9/24 = 3/8.

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