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In a cross-country race, there were American, Singaporean and Indian participants.

`3/8' of the participants were Americans.

`1/5` of the participants were Singaporeans.

If there were 765 Indian participants,

(a) how many people took part in the cross-country race?

(b) express the number of Singaporean participants as a fraction of the number of  American participants.

 

 

Notes to students:

  1. If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12
  2. If your answer to the above is a fraction, given that the answer is `a/b`, type your answer as a/b

 

The correct answer is : 1800 ,8/15
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