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1.

GCSE Higher

An Airbus A380 plane is used by Tran Tours to fly between Dubai and London and holds a maximum of 740 passengers. The seating has been configured so that 15% of the seats are business class and the rest are economy class.

On one full flight, the ratio of males to females was 3:2. One eigth of the females were in business class.

How many males were in economy class?

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2.

GCSE Higher

The ratio a : b is equivalent to the ratio 7 : 3 and 8b = 5c

Find the ratio a : c in its simplest form.


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