Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-7 Solving Proportions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 14

Answer

$x=2\frac{1}{4}$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{3}{16}=\frac{x}{12}$ multiply both sides by 12 $\frac{3}{16}\times12=\frac{x}{12}\times12$ simplify $\frac{36}{16}=x$ reduce $2\frac{4}{16}=x$ reduce $2\frac{1}{4}=x$
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