## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

Correct $\frac{3\ like\ poached}{100\ people} = \frac{x\ like\ poached}{60\ people}$ $100x = 3\times60$ $\frac{100x}{100} = \frac{180}{100}$ $x = 2$ Incorrect $\frac{3}{100} = \frac{60}{x}$ $3x = 100\times60$ $\frac{3x}{3} = \frac{6000}{3}$ $x = 2000$