# Math

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I'm still needing some help knowing how to work this proportion.

A glacier moves about 12 inches every 36 hours. About how far does the glacier move in 1 week?
Is it 12 in / 36 hrs = x/week (in hours)

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Right.

Cross multiply and solve for x.

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Thanks so much that helped alot.

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That is correct. I am solving this problem rough now myself.. And was looking to help others (: you got it !

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