Mathematics

What is 'divide £56 in a ratio of 5:3


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yassautumn

4 years ago Comment

[latex]56=5x+3x\\ 8x=56\\ x=7\\\\ 5x=5\cdot7=\pounds35\\ 3x=3\cdot7=\pounds 21[/latex]

madisonhall2000

4 years ago Comment

5+3=8

(5/8)*56=5*7=35

(3/8)*56=3*7=21