# proportion math work question 7

*label*Algebra

*timer*Asked: Apr 17th, 2015

**Question description**

There are 10 boys and 8 girls on the cross-country team. The ratio of boys to girls participating in track and field is proportional to the ratio of boys to girls on the cross-country team.

Which could be the number of boys and girls participating in track and field?

A.

12 boys and 10 girls

B.

14 boys and 12 girls

C.

15 boys and 12 girls

D.

16 boys and 14 girls