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themonkey

  • 3 years ago

What's the value of x in this proportion? (x+3)/6= 5/4

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  1. srw1496
    • 3 years ago
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    I'm not sure but I think you would do the inverses, like when you work out any other equation to find x.

  2. srw1496
    • 3 years ago
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    Is this what the equation looks like? \[(x+3)\div6=\frac{ 5 }{ 4 }\]

  3. themonkey
    • 3 years ago
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    yeah

  4. srw1496
    • 3 years ago
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    Okay then you would multiply both sides by 6, right?

  5. themonkey
    • 3 years ago
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    I guess these are the answer choices it gives me 9/2 9/8 27/4

  6. srw1496
    • 3 years ago
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    it's 9/2

  7. themonkey
    • 3 years ago
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    Okay thank you for your help

  8. srw1496
    • 3 years ago
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    np(:

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