# There are 20 players on each of two baseball teams. If 2/5 of the players on team 1 miss practice and 1/4 of the players on team 2 miss practice, how many more players from team 1 missed practice then team 2?

Apr 3, 2018

3

#### Explanation:

$\frac{2}{5} o f 20 = \frac{2}{5}$$\times$ 20

$\implies$ $\frac{40}{5}$= 8

So 8 players from team 1 miss training

$\frac{1}{4} o f 20 = \frac{1}{4}$$\times$ 20

$\implies$ $\frac{20}{4} = 5$

So 5 players from team 2 miss training

8 -5 =3