The residents of a city voted on whether to raise property taxes. The ratio of yes votes to no votes was 3 to 4. If there were 6797 total votes, how many no votes were there?


  1. The answer is 2913.
    It’s a ratio of 3:4
    Add together the two number to get 7.
    Then divide 6797 by 7. Which gives you 971.
    Multiply 971 by 3.
    Answer gives you 2913.


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