# If there are 20 flowers, how many roses are there if bunches of Flowers have lillies and roses in the ratio 1:3?

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Apr 3, 2015

The answer is:

Lets say that there are

We know this:

So

Also we know that

So if there are

Apr 3, 2015

Assuming the ratio is **Lily : Rose **, there are

We know that there are

We know that there are

Let's substitute

*There are 5 lilies.*

Since

*There are 15 roses.*

I hope that was helpful.