# math

the ratio of the sale price of a jacket to the original price is 3:4 the original price is \$64 what is the sale price

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1. 3/4 = x/64

Cross multiply and solve for x.

4x = 192

x = ?

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Ms. Sue
2. \$784

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Ms. Sue
4. ah, hang on
we got to 4 x = 192
now divide both sides by 4
x = 192/4
= 48

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