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anonymous
 3 years ago
PLEASE HELP MEDALS WILL BE GIVEN.
steves family traveled 3/4 the distance that mikes family traveled if Steve's family traveled 18 mi, how far did mikes family traveled
anonymous
 3 years ago
PLEASE HELP MEDALS WILL BE GIVEN. steves family traveled 3/4 the distance that mikes family traveled if Steve's family traveled 18 mi, how far did mikes family traveled

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1357868667019:dw

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes you must obtain x

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes i know that but i dont know how to start

whpalmer4
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Mike's family traveled x miles. Steve's family traveled 3/4 of the distance Mike's family traveled, or \[\frac{3}{4}*x\] but we also know that they traveled 18 miles. Therefore, \[18=\frac{3}{4}*x\] and we can solve for x by dividing both sides by 3/4.

whpalmer4
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(which is equivalent to multiplying both sides by 4/3)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@whpalmer4 it is 24 mi

whpalmer4
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1See, really not that hard! Good job!
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