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5-123.

The Coopersville Mad Hens baseball team played games last year, each consisting of

*innings total, walked*

*batters, and struck out*

*batters. The opposing batters got on base by a hit or an error*

*times in those innings. He made a total of*

*pitches for the year. What do the following expressions represent in this context?*

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

The ratio of Strike Outs to Innings pitched.

What does

represent?Since

would represent the number of innings pitched in games,

what woulddivided byrepresent? What do each of the variables represent?