# The ratio of wins to losses for a basketball team is 2:3. Which of the following is a possible total number of games?

A. 7 games B. 14 games C. 25 games D. 26 games

Can someone show me how to solve this problem please?

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1. 2x + 3x = 7, 14, 25, 26

With which one is x a whole number?

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2. I still don't understand. Can someone please explain in better details?

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3. For a ratio of 2:3, the total must be some multiple of 5.

2x + 3x = 5x

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4. 25

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5. The Amber Beach basketball team had a winning season with a ratio of 4 wins to 1 loss. Which of the following could be their record for the season?

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Because the ratio is 2:3 so the sum of the two numbers can be the possible answer ..
Then the possible number of gmes will be..2+3=5,
4+6=10(multiplying the ratio by two)
6+9=15(multiplying the ratio by three)
8+12=20(multiplying the ratio by four)
10+15=25(multiplying the ratio by five

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