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5-123.

The Coopersville Mad Hens baseball team played $Q$ games last year, each consisting of $9$ innings. Their star pitcher, Kasmir, pitched $T$ innings total, walked $W$ batters, and struck out $K$ batters. The opposing batters got on base by a hit or an error $H$ times in those innings. He made a total of $P$ pitches for the year. What do the following expressions represent in this context?

1. $W + K + H$

The number of batters Walked plus Struck out plus Hit or errors.

2. $\frac { K } { T }$

The ratio of Strike Outs to Innings pitched.

3. $9Q$

What does $Q$ represent?

4. $\frac { T } { 9 Q }$

Since $9Q$ would represent the number of innings pitched in $Q$ games,
what would $T$ divided by $9Q$ represent?

5. $\frac { P } { T }$

What do each of the variables represent?