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Dinner Reservations

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Dinner Reservations

The ratio of tables to chairs in a restaurant is 1:4.

  1. Sketch a tape diagram to represent this situation. Be sure to label your tape diagram accurately.
  2. It’s graduation night, and the restaurant has a reservation for a party of 26 people. How many tables does the restaurant need for this party? (Assume the tables are not pushed together.)