Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 7 - Similarity - 7-1 Ratios and Proportions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 436: 24



Work Step by Step

Given $\frac{y+7}{9}$=$\frac{8}{5}$ Cross Multiply: 5(y+7)=8(9) 5y+35=72 5y=37 y=7.4
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