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Half of a third of x equals a fourth of y plus a fifth of y. If'x=27, what is the value of y?

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(x/3)/2 = y/4 + y/5
x/6 = 9y/20
If x=27,
27/6 = 9y/20
9/2 = 9y/20
y = 10

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