## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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# Chapter 5 - Ratio and Proportion - 5.5 Solving Application Problems with Proportions - 5.5 Exercises - Page 363: 1

#### Answer

$\frac{6 potatoes}{4 eggs}$=$\frac{12 potatoes}{x eggs}$ x=8 eggs

#### Work Step by Step

6x=4(12) 6x=48 x=8

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