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^{
3}/_{4} of Farmer Bobs animals are sheep. Of the rest ^{2}/_{5} are cows.

Sheep 
Sheep 
Sheep 
The rest 

^{3}/_{4} of Farmer Bobs stock are sheep. 
Cows 
Other 

Of the rest ^{2}/_{5} are cows. 

What fraction of everything is this? 
??? 

^{3}/_{4} 
^{1}/_{4} 

^{2}/_{5} of ^{1}/_{4} 
^{3}/_{5} of ^{1}/_{4} 

^{3}/_{5} x ^{1}/_{4} = ^{3}/_{20} 

Answer = ^{3}/_{20} 
^{
3}/_{4} of Farmer Bobs animals are sheep.
^{1}/_{6} of the sheep get footrot.

Sheep 
Sheep 
Sheep 
The rest 

^{3}/_{4} of Farmer Bobs stock are sheep.


^{1}/_{6} of ^{3}/_{4} = ^{1}/_{8} 

^{1}/_{8} of 1800 = 225 sheep with footrot 