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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
can you tell me the question you're on? and i'll explain while we work it out :)
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well i dont have a question tht uses proportions yet but i just need 2 know how 2 solve them
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you should be using cross multiplication to solve them
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
lol i need an example problem
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Hadria bought a storage trunk to place at the end of her bed that has a volume of 4.5 cubic feet. What is the volume of the storage trunk in cubic inches?
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thts the problem im on
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
basically just multiply 4.5 and 12
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yep. so 54 cubic inches
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
omg thank you so much
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
that wasn't cross multiplication btw
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
1ft = 12in. that's why i put 12in/1ft
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
if you were trying to find how many feet it was, it would be 54in x (1ft/12in)
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ohhhh ok tht makes sense
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
there's a specif name for this kinda setup, i just forgot what it was lol
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
wait it said tht 54 was wrong
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the thing im using says tht 54 isnt the answer
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
its either 648 7776 or 3888
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oooh i set it up wrong. lawls.
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
4.5ft^3 x (12in/1ft)^3
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so you have to cube 12 first, then multiply that by 4.5
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
omg thts so many numbers
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and the setup is called dimensional analysis. Dimensional Analysis: A problemsolving method used in physics, chemistry, engineering, and mathematics that is based on treating units in calculations as algebraic factors or fractions.
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you should look it up, because it helps me loads :)
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bakonloverkBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok thank you so much
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