Food services for a school district examined the side-dish choices for students at three types of schools in the district: elementary school, middle school, and high school. side dish chosen french fries carrot sticks apple wedges total type of school elementary 85 35 23 143 middle 56 42 31 129 high 47 45 36 128 total 188 122 90 400 what proportion of students are in middle school and chose french fries? 0.1400 0.2979 0.4341 0.4700

ratioshows us the number oftimesa number contains another number. Theproportionofstudentsthat are in middleschooland chose french fries is0.14.## What is a Ratio?

ratioshows us the number oftimesa number contains anothernumber.numberofstudentsare in middle school and choose french fries is 56, while the total number ofstudentsis 400. Therefore, the proportion ofstudentsthat are in middle school and chosefrench friesare,middleschool who choosefrenchfries) / (Total number of students)proportionofstudentsthat are in middleschooland chose french fries is0.14.Ratioshere: