Post a New Question

5th grade

posted by on .

I need an answer to the analogy

fifteen:five::nine: ?

  • 5th grade - ,

    fifteen divided by five is three.
    To complete the analogy, divide nine by three. (Your answer is three)

  • 5th grade (math) - ,

    If the "analogy" is to preserve ratios on both sides, then the answer is 3. If the analogy is to preserve the difference, the answer is -1.

    This is not a good way to teach fifth grade math, or analogies, in my opinion. The problem would be better stated as
    15/5 = 9/x

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question