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WRITE A PROPORTIAN THAT IS EQUIVALENT TO THE STATMENT : IF 3 GALLONS OF GASOLINE COST \$5.37, THEN 8 GALLONS WILL COST \$ 14.32.

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3 gallons/\$5.37 = 8 gallons/\$14.32

(you can easily test if a proportion that you wrote is true by taking the cross-products. These cross-products should be equal.
i.e. 3x14.32 = 8x5.37 )

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