   Chapter 5.CR, Problem 5CR Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085

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Chapter
Section Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085
Textbook Problem

Answer true or false for review Exercises 1 to 7.To express a ratio correctly, the terms must have the same unit of measure.

To determine

The statement is true or false.

Explanation

A ratio is the quotient ab (where b0) that provides comparison between the numbers a and b.

The ratio sometimes written as a:b and the value of the ratio is less than or equal to 1.

The numbers a and b are often called term of the ratio.

If the units of measure are found in the ratio, they must be same unit otherwise convert to the same unit measure.

For example, ratio of 12 hr to 1 day.

Here, 1 day = 24 hrs

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