math

posted by .

x/2=3y/5
can you show me how you got the answer please

y=3/4x-2


I don't think it is correct.

Starting over

To solve for y
first multiply both sides by 5

(5)x/2=3y/5 (5)
Cancel 5 on right side to get
5x/2=3y

Now multiply both sides by 1/3 to get

5x/6=y

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Math, rational inequalities

    Please can someone help me solve this problem?
  2. math,correction

    can someone correct these for me i'll appreciate it thank. dirctions: solve 3x-7=2x+8 my answer: x = 15 directions: solve 2/5x=-10 my answer: x = -25 Directions: solve -3(x+1)=2(x-8)+3 my answer: x= -3.2 1 looks ok. Show your work …
  3. math

    problem is solve for the unknown 2/3 over 10 = 1.8 over r dont even know where to start to solve this please help cross-muliply 2/3 r = 18 multiply both sides by 3/2 thank you
  4. maths

    simultaneous equations x + 2y = 4 3x - 4y = 7 x=3 and y = 1/2 i need to explain how i got this answer and do not know how to do that?
  5. Maaaath

    6/x + 6/x-5 = 1 I got to x^2 -17x +5 = 0 But I have no idea if that is right?
  6. Algebra

    Can someone verify if my answers are correct?
  7. Algebra

    Solve Q= (N-S)/ N for N So when I multiply both sides by N I get Q(N)= N-S I know I am doing something wrong, the answer is in the book which is N=S/(1-Q)but I don't understand were the 1 comes from. Could you write it out step by …
  8. math

    Multiply and simplify 2/3*13 The answer is 22. Right?
  9. Algebra

    89. Solve for x in the equation: 6/7x - 6 = -2 I posted this before, and this is the reply I got from someone: multiply both sides by 7 6x-42=-14 add 42 to each side 6x=28 x=14/3 But I don't get how this is done because to eliminate …
  10. Algebra

    Can somebody please help me with solving this and show steps if they can. Solve the equation. Check for extraneous solutions. 9|9-8X|=2X+3 For my answer I got X=-1 I divided by 9 on both sides I got 8X=2X-6 Then I divided by 6 on both …

More Similar Questions