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anonymous
 one year ago
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Brian’s family drinks a gallon of milk in 3 days. How much milk does his family drink in 5 days?
The proportion for this situation is
3 days
1 gallon
=
5 days
x gallons
. Which equation can you use to solve the problem?
5x = 3
15x = 1
5x = 1
3x = 5
anonymous
 one year ago
please help solve Brian’s family drinks a gallon of milk in 3 days. How much milk does his family drink in 5 days? The proportion for this situation is 3 days 1 gallon = 5 days x gallons . Which equation can you use to solve the problem? 5x = 3 15x = 1 5x = 1 3x = 5

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FireKat97
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so 1 gallon in 3 days... how many gallons do you think they drink in one day at this rate?

FireKat97
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1443708505917:dw

FireKat97
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you understand what I did above and why?

shaik0124
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.11gallon for3 days ? gallon for 5 days since the days are increasing no of gallons also increases so it is direct proportion 3:5=1:x product of extremes=product of means 3x=1*5 3x=5 is the answer
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