If the pie graph below represents 366 candidates who
applied for a job, find the number of female candidates.
By looking at the pie graph, we can see that of the graph is represented by the part for female candidates.
Write an equation to show that of the whole is equal to the number of female candidates divided by the total number of candidates. Let represent the number of female candidates, and solve for the value of .
So, 244 female candidates applied for the job.