The ratio of folding for the two teachers is 2:3 Ms. Johnson = 2 Ms. Siple = 3 The sum of the ratio is 2+ 3 =5 Total cards folded = 300 The number of report card folded by Ms Johnson = 2/5 * 300 = 120 The number of report card folded by Ms Siple = 3/5 * 300 = 180 This means that Ms Johnson folded 120 report cards and Ms Siple folded 180 report cards.
Two teacher were folding report cards. The number of report cards Ms. Johnson folded to Ms. Siple was 2:3. In the end they both folded 300 report cards. How many did each person fold?