Algebra 1

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

Chapter 4 - An Introduction to Functions - 4-4 Graphing a Function Rule - Standardized Test Prep: 44

Answer

The answer is 17

Work Step by Step

Given the Ratios $ \frac{12}{b} = \frac{36}{51} $ Cross Multiply $12\times51 = b\times36 $ Simplify left side by multiplying 12 and 51 $ 612 = 36b $ Divide both sides by 36 $ \frac{612}{36} = \frac{36b}{36} $ b= 17 Therefore the solution is 17.
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