Algebra 1

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

Chapter 5 - Linear Functions - 5-1 Rate of Change and Slope - Mixed Review - Page 298: 70



Work Step by Step

To solve for x in the equation $\frac{5}{8}$=$\frac{x}{12}$ we'll begin by cross multiplying, to get the equation (5)(12)=(x)(8) 60=8x Then we'll divide both sides of the equation by 8 $\frac{60}{8}$=$\frac{8x}{8}$ 7.5=x
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