Asked Feb 6, 2019

In a certain company the ratio of men to women is 5:3. What is the fraction of employees that are Male?


Expert Answer

Step 1

Given that the ratio of men to women is 5:3

Step 2

Let say  number of men = 5x

So from given ratio number of women = 3x

Step 3

So fraction of male employees = Number of men employees/Total employees

                                                                = 5x / (5x+3x)


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