Problem of The Week

Problem for Week of: 01/25 - 01/29

As a member of the school board, you must calculate the yearly budget. The funding that each school gets for sports is proportional to the student population of the school. The 5 schools in your district have the following student populations: Brown High has 1,945 students, Jackson High has 2,350 students, Bailey High has 1,773 students, Johnston High has 2,145 students, and King High has 1,882 students. If the total district funding for the sports in $92,100, approximately what portion will Johnston High get?

 


 



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