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You need to divide both sides of the ratio by the same amount. To get from 4 on the right to 2 on the right divide by 2 so 2 on the left is also divided by 2 to get 1. 2:4 = 1:2

05 October 2016

I can make equivalent ratios if you contact me for tuition I can make practice questions

05 October 2016

Hi Calilove, you have some good suggestions below on how to solve your problem. What I want to add is that you can work with your strengths whether that is fractions or ratios. I have lots of experience explaining fractions, decimals, percentages and ratios. Let me know if you would like any further help.

09 October 2016

This is dealing with basic probability and I think when dealing with ratios as in this problem the solution is 2:4 = 4:2

25 October 2016

Hello. We have to find the highest common factor (HCF) of 2 and 4 and divide both 2 and 4 by it. The HCF is 2. After division, we get 1:2.

08 November 2016

Hi Calilove, Making equivalent ratios are easy. It is just like equivalent fractions. Step 1: Let's first look at the two ratios. LEFT : RIGHT 2 : 4 _ : 2 They are in proportion. First ratio is twice in value than the second ratio. Step 2: Look at the right hand side of your first ratio. You have 4. If you divide this number by 2 you will get the right hand side of your second ratio. Step 3: You do the same for the number on the left hand side of each ratio. You divide this left hand side by 2. The answer will be 1. 2 : 4 1 : 2

02 December 2016

1:2

05 December 2016

2:4=1:2

22 December 2016

just simplify.So, if 2:4=_:22/2 : 4/2 = 1:2 (answer)

31 March 2017

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