## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

$x=\frac{20}{9}$
We are given the equation $\frac{3}{4}x=\frac{5}{3}$. Multiply both sides by $\frac{4}{3}$. $(\frac{3}{4}x\times\frac{4}{3})=x=\frac{5}{3}\times\frac{4}{3}=\frac{5\times4}{3\times3}=\frac{20}{9}$ $x=\frac{20}{9}$