math
posted by tasia .
Please help! How do I solve x/3 times5/8 = 5/12?

x/3 * 5/8 = 5/12
5x/24 = 5/12
cross multiply
60x = 120
x = ?
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Math  Algebra
Simplify and solve for x=2 and y=5. Please remember to group like terms. 1. 3x  2y + 4x 3y 2. y + x  y  x 1. 3x2  2x5 + 4x2  3x5 6  10 + 8  15 2. 5+252 75+2 yah i think that's how to solve it, basically sub in the x and … 
math
actually, in a addition to the question i posted a few minutes ago, can someone please help me with a few actual specific questions? 
math
someone please help please help don't understand solve each literal equation for the indicated variable. (solve for s) d=cs ______ n 
MATH PLEASE HELP!
Solve each system 3x+2y= 2 9x y= 6 I know how to solve for x but i get really lost trying to figure out how to solve for the second variable 
math
solve for the indicated variable: a. temperature formula solve for F: K=5/9(F32)+273 b. annual interest rate solve for R: A=P+Prt can you please show how to do these? 
math 12
i got the wrong answer from the back, and i know that imnot dooing it right. please try to help me on this hard question. THE ANSWER WAS:16 solve the equation: 3log(x15)= (1/4)^x i don't know how to solve it algerbrically. the teacher … 
Please help me solve it. Math
solve for the value of x: 6log (x^2+1)x=0. please help me because I do not have any idea in this topic. 
Math help please
1. Solve for x. 4(x  b) = x b = 4/3x b = 3/4x x = 4/3b x = 3/4b 2. Solve for y, then find the value of y when given x = 2. 6x = 7  4y 12 7/4 19/4 24 I need help solving these. Can you please explain how to solve these problems? 
Math, Please Help! I don't understand!
Please help me! I don't understand how to solve. Solve each equation for the given variable. 37. x/a  1 = y/b for x 39. V = 1/3 * pi * r^2 * h for h What do these equations mean? 
Math, Please Help! I don't understand!
I need help because I don't understand how to solve this equation. 37. x/a  1 = y/b for x So... does it mean solve for x?