if this guy has like 12 ducks, and he tags them. then he gets like 20 ducks the next day and there are 6 tagged, how many DUCKS are there?!?!

Guest Apr 5, 2017

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If this guy has like 12 ducks, and he tags them. then he gets like 20 ducks the next day and there are 6 tagged, how many DUCKS are there?!?!

Your question is very poorly written but I think i know what you mean.

there are 12 tagged ducks and 6/20 of the ducks appear to be tagged so

\(\frac{6}{20}=\frac{12}{x}\\ 6x=240\\ x=40\)

So there is about 40 ducks altogether.

Melody
Apr 5, 2017