## alainabbyboo22 Group Title Which of the following is equivalent to the proportion 2 over 3 equals 3 over y? A. 3y = (2)(3) B. 2y = (2)(3) C. 2y = (3)(3) D. 3y = (3)(3) 2 years ago 2 years ago

1. lgbasallote

hint: $\frac 23 = \frac 3y$ solve for y does that help?

2. alainabbyboo22

somewhat , just need my mind refeshed on how to find y .

3. lgbasallote

first...cross multiply...do you remember how to do that?

4. alainabbyboo22

3 x 3 ? 2 x y ?

5. lgbasallote

right. 2*y = 3*3 do you know how to simplify this equation?

6. alainabbyboo22

no /:

7. lgbasallote

8. alainabbyboo22

so my answer would be C.

9. lgbasallote

yes

10. alainabbyboo22

thanks !!

11. lgbasallote

welcome

12. coolmoon

C is the answer and cross multiply 3*3 = 2*y