# On the class field trip, there were 4 teachers and 35 students. What is the ratio of students to teachers on this trip?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 27, 2016

The ratio is 35: 4 or 35/4

#### Explanation:

The students are written on the top of the fraction because of the wording students to teacher.

This ratio could also be written as decimal ratio 8.75/1

this can be exposed as 8.75 student per teacher