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What is the solution to the proportion 8/9 = M/72?

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  1. Romero
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    simply solve for M

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    8/9 = M/72 72 * 8/9 = M/72 * 72 72 * (8/9) = M

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    We have \[\frac{8}{9}=\frac{M}{72}\] Let's write this as \[\frac{M}{72}=\frac{8}{9}\] multiply both side by 72 we get \[M=\frac{8\times 72}{9}\] @sani10 can you solve now?

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    64?

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    Great:D

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    yay! i get it! thank youuu :)

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    Great job @ash2326 and @Romero - way to stick in there @sani10

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    Thank you @cshalvey

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    thanks :) @cshalvey

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  10. ash2326
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    Welcome @sani10

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