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HourglassMage

  • 8 months ago

Please help...I will fan and award medals. t/s = 6/5 is equivalent to s/t = 5/6, where is ≠ 0 and t ≠ 0. True or false.

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  1. HourglassMage
    • 8 months ago
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    I believe the answer is true

  2. HourglassMage
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    Since the second ratio is simply the reciprocal of the first

  3. HourglassMage
    • 8 months ago
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    But that second bit of information is confusing me

  4. ganeshie8
    • 8 months ago
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    you're right ! \(s \ne 0\), \(t \ne 0\) is just a customary information telling u that they s and t dont equal 0, as that wud make the ratio undefined

  5. ganeshie8
    • 8 months ago
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    dividing by 0 is illegal in math

  6. HourglassMage
    • 8 months ago
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    oh, no you're right huh, I learned something new, thnx! :D

  7. ganeshie8
    • 8 months ago
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    good :)

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