MATH SOLVE

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Q:
# Four people are painting a house. Max paints 18 of the house, Shen paints 14%, Jake paints 0.12, and Todd paints 0.2. Which choice lists the people in order from least to greatest by the amount each one paints the house?

Accepted Solution

A:

the correct question is

Four people are painting a house. Max paints 1/8 of the house, Shen paints 14%, Jake paints 0.12, and Todd paints 0.2. Which choice lists the people in order from least to greatest by the amount each one paints the house?

step 1

convert their contribution to percents

Max paints 1/8------> 0.125-------> 12.5%

Shen paints 14%

Jake paints 0.12-------> 12%

Todd paints 0.2--------> 20%

step 2

List of least to greatest by the amount each one painted the house:

Jake, Max, Shen, Todd.

the answer is

[Jake, Max, Shen, Todd]

Four people are painting a house. Max paints 1/8 of the house, Shen paints 14%, Jake paints 0.12, and Todd paints 0.2. Which choice lists the people in order from least to greatest by the amount each one paints the house?

step 1

convert their contribution to percents

Max paints 1/8------> 0.125-------> 12.5%

Shen paints 14%

Jake paints 0.12-------> 12%

Todd paints 0.2--------> 20%

step 2

List of least to greatest by the amount each one painted the house:

Jake, Max, Shen, Todd.

the answer is

[Jake, Max, Shen, Todd]