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The table below classifies 103 elements as metal, metalloid, or nonmetal and as solid, liquid, or gas at standard temperature and pressure.

 SolidsLiquidsGasesTotal
Metals771078
Metalloids7007
Nonmetals611118
Total90211103

What fraction of all solids and liquids in the table are metalloids?

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bold 7 over bold 92

There are 7 metalloids that are solid or liquid, and there are 92 total solids and liquids. Therefore, the fraction of solids and liquids that are metalloids is 7 over 92.

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Students must read information from two-way tables and determine the specific relationship between two categorical variables.