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January 25, 2015

January 25, 2015

Posted by **Melisande** on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 10:26pm.

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, January 13, 2014 at 10:34pmThe problem is a proportion and is asking you to find the value of w.

5/8 = 15/w

Cross multiply and solve for w

5/8 = 15/w

5w = 120

w = 24

5 is to 8 as 15 is to 24

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