Posted by **jonathan** on Monday, September 3, 2012 at 11:10pm.

m is the midpoint of segment jk. jm=x/8 and jk=3x/4 subtracted by 6. find mk

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**Steve**, Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 12:11am
if m is the midpoint, jm = mk, so

x/8 = 3x/4 - 6

x = 48/5

jm = mk = 6/5

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**Jerry**, Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 5:19pm
JM=MK=JK/2

x/8 = (3x/4-6)/2

x/8 = (3X/4-24/4)/2

x/8 = 3x/8 - 24/8

x = 3x - 24

x-3x = -24

-2x = -24

x = 12

12/8 = 1.5 = JM = MK

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