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Pre-algebra
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Pre-algebra

Pre-algebra

Book edition Common Core Edition
Author(s) Ron Larson, Laurie Boswell, Timothy D. Kanold, Lee Stiff
Pages 183 pages
ISBN 9780547587776

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Short Answer

Use algebra to solve the proportion.

25=x25

The solution is x=10.

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Step by Step Solution

Step-1 – Given

The given proportion is 25=x25.

Step-2 – To determine

We have to solve the proportion by using algebra.

Step-3 – Calculation 

Solve the given proportion.

25=x252525=x2525 multiply each side by 25505=xsimplifyx=10 divide

So, the solution is x=10.

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