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Type in the number that should go in the blank. Use a slash (/) to show a fraction.Two-thirds of the people in the group came in blue cars, and one-eighth of them came in red cars. There were 48 people in the group, so Answer people came in red or blue cars.

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Answer:32 people  people came in blue cars.6 people came in red cars.Step-by-step explanation:Here, the given total number of people in the group = 48Number of people who came in blue cars = Two - thirdsNow, Two - thirds of 48 = [tex]\frac{2}{3}  \times 48 = 32[/tex]So, total 32 people out of total 48 people came in blue cars.Number of people who came in red cars = One- eighth Now, One- eighth  of 48 = [tex]\frac{1}{8}  \times 48 = 6[/tex]So, total 6 people out of total 48 people came in red cars.