SAT problem of the week, December 01, 2014

The ratio of the population of New York City to the population of the rest of New york is 8:11 . What percentage of the population of New York lives in New York City?

  1. 27.2\% (check answer)
  2. 37.5\% (check answer)
  3. 42.1\% (check answer)
  4. 57.9\% (check answer)
  5. 72.7\% (check answer)

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