SAT: Fraction Question

February 9, 2013 Fraction

On a certain college faculty, 4/7 of the professors are male, and the ratio of the number of tenured to nontenured professors is 2:5. If 1/5 of the male professors are tenured, then what fraction of the female professors are nontenured?

A. 1/7

B. 1/3

C. 2/5

D. 3/5

E. 2/3

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