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anonymous
 one year ago
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If y varies directly as x, and y equals 8 when x equals 6, find x when y equals sixteen.
Choose one answer.
A. 2
B. 3
C. twelve
D. fourteen
anonymous
 one year ago
I WILL FAN AND MEDAL!!!!!!!!! If y varies directly as x, and y equals 8 when x equals 6, find x when y equals sixteen. Choose one answer. A. 2 B. 3 C. twelve D. fourteen

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Kash_TheSmartGuy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1C. Confirm it.

Kash_TheSmartGuy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yup. Because as you multiply "y" by 2, you multiply "x" by 2 also. So, x= 12.

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if it varies directly, it is proportional. So make a proportion and solve for the missing variable 6/8 = x/16

Kash_TheSmartGuy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Exactly. S0 multiply 6 by 2, to get 12.
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