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Posted by **anthony** on Friday, October 15, 2010 at 6:44pm.

x/3=1/5.

the way I do proportions is by cross multiplying, so I get 3=5x?

I don't know what my answer would be?

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, October 15, 2010 at 6:47pmYou're right.

Now divide both sides of the equation by 5.

3/5 = x

That makes sense, doesn't it? 3/5 divided by 3 = 1/5

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