## anonymous 3 years ago If y varies inversely as x, and y = 12 as x = 2, find y for the x-value of 6.

1. anonymous

A. 6 B. 5 C. 4 D. 3

2. anonymous

$y =\frac{ k }{ x }$ when x=2 y=12$12=\frac{ k }{ 2 }, k=12*2=24$

3. anonymous

yeah that's not an answer either :/

4. anonymous

now when x=6 $y=\frac{ 24 }{ 6 }=4$

5. anonymous

oh haha that's an aswer! lol

6. anonymous

yep lol

7. anonymous

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8. anonymous

m sleepy

9. anonymous

sucks for you lol

10. anonymous

lol