Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321867327
ISBN 13: 978-0-32186-732-2

Chapter 6 - Algebra: Equations and Inequalities - 6.2 Linear Equations in One Variable and Proportions - Exercise Set 6.2: 60

Answer

$x=49$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{56}{x}$=$\frac{8}{7}$ Step 1: Cross Multiply $56\times7$=$8\times x$ $392=8x$ Step 2: Divide by 8 on both sides $392\div8$=$8x\div8$ $49=x$ Answer: $x=49$
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