Geometry- Steve

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Hey Steve,
in the proportion 9/x=15/25 would you cross multiply 9 and 25 and x and 15???

  • Algebra -

    9/x = 15/25

    9/x * 25x =15/25 * 25x

    9 * 25 = 15x

    15 = x

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