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it took 12 gallons of gas to fill the family car this is 5/6 the amount that the tank can hold how much gas can the tank hold?

A.10 Gallons
B.14 2/5 Gallons
C.12 5/6 Gallons

1. Ms. Sue

(5/6)x = 12

x = 12/(5/6)

x = 12 * (6/5)

x = _______ gallons

2. MathIsHard

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