# Logan bought 15 balloons. Four-fifths of the balloons are purple. How many of the balloons are purple?

##### 1 Answer

May 19, 2016

#### Answer:

Twelve of the fifteen balloons are purple.

#### Explanation:

Multiply

Simplify by multiplying 15 times 4.

Simplify.

The following is an alternate method.

Simplify.

Simplify by multiplying