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<math>\textbf{(A)}\ 10\%\qquad\textbf{(B)}\ 12\%\qquad\textbf{(C)}\ 20\%\qquad\textbf{(D)}\ 25\%\qquad\textbf{(E)}\ 33\frac{1}{3}\%</math> | <math>\textbf{(A)}\ 10\%\qquad\textbf{(B)}\ 12\%\qquad\textbf{(C)}\ 20\%\qquad\textbf{(D)}\ 25\%\qquad\textbf{(E)}\ 33\frac{1}{3}\%</math> | ||
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− | <math>60\% \cdot 20\% = 12\%</math> of the people that claim that they like dancing | + | <math>60\% \cdot 20\% = 12\%</math> of the people that claim that they like dancing say they dislike it, and <math>40\% \cdot 90\% = 36\%</math> of the people that claim that they dislike dancing actually dislike it. Therefore, the answer is <math>\frac{12\%}{12\%+36\%} = \boxed{\textbf{(D) } 25\%}</math>. |
==Video Solution== | ==Video Solution== |
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Problem
At Typico High School, of the students like dancing, and the rest dislike it. Of those who like dancing, say that they like it, and the rest say that they dislike it. Of those who dislike dancing, say that they dislike it, and the rest say that they like it. What fraction of students who say they dislike dancing actually like it?
Solution
of the people that claim that they like dancing say they dislike it, and of the people that claim that they dislike dancing actually dislike it. Therefore, the answer is .
Video Solution
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See Also
2017 AMC 10B (Problems • Answer Key • Resources) | ||
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