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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

Solve the proportion


The solution of the given proportion is x=25.

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1.  Given

The given proportion is 12=x50.

Step 2.  To determine

We have to solve the proportion 12=x50.

Step 3.  Calculation 

Solve the given equation.

12=x501250=x5050 multiply each side by 50502=xsimplifyx=25 divide

So, the solution is x=25.

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