Are these ratios equivalent?

7 infielders for every 5 outfielders to 13 infielders for every 10 outfielders.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 21st May, 2014, 11:47: AM

Expert Answer:

Ratio 1 -  7:5 

Ratio 2 - 13:10

 

7 over 5 equals fraction numerator 7 cross times 2 over denominator 5 cross times 2 end fraction equals 14 over 1013 over 10

Hence, the ratios are not equivalent.

Answered by  | 21st May, 2014, 01:47: PM