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Athentsu
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(27-x)/27 = 12/36 solve for x
@Athentsu TO find x, you need to: \[\frac{ 12 }{ 27-x }=\frac{ 24 }{ x }\]Cross multiply: \[12x=648-24x\]Combine like terms: \[36x=648\]\[x=18\] To find y, follow these: \[\frac{ 24 }{ 14 }=\frac{ y }{ 9 }\]\[14y=216\]\[y=15.43\]