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anonymous
 4 years ago
5/8c = 20
a. 34
b. 32
c. 32
d. 34
anonymous
 4 years ago
5/8c = 20 a. 34 b. 32 c. 32 d. 34

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ajprincess
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.11.Multiply both sides by 8 2.divide by 5 both sides

ajprincess
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1347991198303:dwdw:1347991271931:dw

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is a proportion. 5/8c = 20/1 To solve a proportion, cross multiply 20(8c) = 5(1) 160c = 5 Then divide both sides by 160 c = 5/160 c = 1/32

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok which is it 32 or 32??

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0check both of them in the original equation

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0with 32 I got 20 and with 32 it was WAY off, I'm confused now....

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i already said it's 1/32

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is a proportion. 5/8c = 20/1 To solve a proportion, cross multiply 20(8c) = 5(1) 160c = 5 Then divide both sides by 160 c = 5/160 c = 1/32

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01/32 is NOT an option

ajprincess
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1347991694227:dw Decide nw.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01/32 checks... in addition this calculator said 1/32 is right as well: http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=5+%2F+8x+%3D+20 the multiple choice options are all wrong

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It was 32 Thanks AJ Princess! <3
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