# half as many

## Spanish translation: la mitad de

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 English term or phrase: half as many Spanish translation: la mitad de Entered by:

 03:51 May 31, 2018
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Mathematics & Statistics / math exercises
 English term or phrase: half as many In Mary´s class, the ratio of boys to girls is 2:3. In Suzie’s class, there are half as many girls as in Mary´s class. If there are 12 boys in Mary´s class, how many girls are in Suzie’s class? (the correct answer is 9)
 scar999Mexico
 la mitad de Explanation:Hola, scar999: Se explica que la cantidad de chicas en la clase de Susie es la mitad de la que hay en la clase de Mary.--------------------------------------------------Note added at 21 mins (2018-05-31 04:12:17 GMT)--------------------------------------------------"La paga que les asignaba era apenas la mitad de la que recibían los pandilleros". Fuente: http://lema.rae.es/dpd/srv/search?key=mitad
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Maximiliano Vaccaro
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Local time: 07:35
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 Maximiliano Vaccaro

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Explanation:
Hola, scar999:

Se explica que la cantidad de chicas en la clase de Susie es la mitad de la que hay en la clase de Mary.

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Note added at 21 mins (2018-05-31 04:12:17 GMT)
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"La paga que les asignaba era apenas la mitad de la que recibían los pandilleros". Fuente: http://lema.rae.es/dpd/srv/search?key=mitad

 Maximiliano VaccaroArgentinaLocal time: 07:35Native speaker of: Spanish
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agree  JohnMcDove: Así que habrá 9 chicas, ¿no? :-)
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