half as many

Spanish translation: la mitad de

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English term or phrase: half as many
Spanish translation:la mitad de
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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)
scar999
Mexico
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.

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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
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Maximiliano Vaccaro
Argentina
Local time: 23:49
Grading comment
Muchas gracias
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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +7
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.

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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 Vaccaro
Argentina
Local time: 23:49
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
Grading comment
Muchas gracias

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Paulo Gasques
4 mins
  -> Muchas gracias, Paulo.

agree  Neil Ashby
5 hrs
  -> Muchas gracias, Neil.

agree  Sara Fairen
6 hrs
  -> ¡Gracias, Sara!

agree  Mónica Algazi
8 hrs
  -> ¡Gracias, Mónica!

agree  JohnMcDove: Así que habrá 9 chicas, ¿no? :-)
13 hrs
  -> ¡Exacto! :D

agree  Juan Gil
14 hrs
  -> Muchas gracias, Juan.

agree  Luis Sosa
17 hrs
  -> ¡Gracias, Luis!
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