Posted by **Nick** on Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 7:23pm.

How do i solve proportions? step by step answers plz!!!!

EXAMPLE!

g/5 = 6/10

- 8th grade Algebra I (junior level math) -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 7:28pm
g/5 = 6/10

First, cross-multiply.

10g = 30

Then solve the equation.

g = 30/10

g = 3

Now substitute 3 for g.

3/5 = 6/10

Aren't they the same?

- 8th grade Algebra I (junior level math) -
**Monique/G**, Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 8:23pm
Do you have more info on this?

- 8th grade Algebra I (junior level math) -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 8:46pm
http://www.aaamath.com/rat-prop-crossx.htm

http://www.purplemath.com/modules/ratio2.htm

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