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2-102.

Use proportional reasoning to solve the following problems.

A typical small bag of colored candies has about

candies in it, of which are blue. At this rate, how many blue candies would you expect in a pile of colored candies? Use proportions to set up the problem.

Ten calculators cost

. How much would cost? ? ? Use proportions to set up the problem.

Multiply by a fraction equal to

in order to make the equivalent proportions have exactly similar numbers. Solve for n by multiplying

by . Tickets to

home baseball games would cost . How much would it cost to get tickets for all home games? How many games could you go to for ? Use the strategy seen in part (a).