The Tigers have a 5 wins to 4 loss rate. If the Tigers continue at this pace how many games will the Tigers win in a 72 game season?
See a solution process below:
If wins to losses are 5 to 4.
Then wins to total games is: wins to
When can then write:
Multiplying each side by
At a 5 win to 4 loss rate the Tigers will win 40 games in a 72 game season.