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Algebra
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The residents of a city voted on whether to raise property taxes. The ratio of yes votes to no votes was 
 to 
. If there were 
 no votes, what was the total number of votes?
Aug 2nd, 2015

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3:5::x:3725

5x=3*3725

5x=11175

x=2235

total votes=2235+3725

total votes=5960

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