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6th Grade Math: Proportions

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14/38=X/29. I'm still confused about figuring out what x is and getting X on its own. Please Help!!!

  • 6th Grade Math: Proportions -

    To solve a proportion, cross multiply and solve for x.

    14/38=X/29

    38x = 14 * 29

    38x = 406

    x = 406/38

    x = 10.68421

  • 6th Grade Math: Proportions -

    Hi! The answer is 10.68 when you round to the nearest hundredth but I'm not sure what the exact answer is. I hope this helps.

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