word problems on proportions

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 4 to 3. If there were 1782 no votes, what was the total number of votes?
Aug 4th, 2015

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No votes = 3/7 of total votes

No votes = 1,782 votes

Total votes = 7/3*1,782

Total votes = 4,158

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