# During the previous year, 330 out of 1,155 students received financial aid. What fraction of the students received financial aid?

##### 1 Answer
Nov 12, 2016

$\frac{330}{1155} = \frac{2}{7}$

#### Explanation:

The word 'fraction' refers to a part of a whole...

Out of a total number of $1 , 155$ students, $330$ of tem received aid.

The fraction is:

$\frac{330}{1155} \text{ } \leftarrow$ always give a fraction in simplest form. $\div 5$

$\frac{66}{231} \text{ } \leftarrow \div 3$

$\frac{22}{77} \text{ } \leftarrow \div 11$

$\frac{2}{7}$