## anonymous 4 years ago 2/5 = p/15 what does the p =

1. anonymous

(2/5)*15=p p=6

2. anonymous

You have to multiply first.... 5 * p = 5p 2 * 15 = 30 30/5 can you divided it?

3. anonymous

k thx so much :)

4. Hero

Cross Multiply: $\frac{2}{5} = \frac{p}{15}$ 5p = 30 p = 30/5 p = 6