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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

Solve the proportion

34=y24.

The solution of the given proportion is y=18.

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Step 1.  Given

The given proportion is 34=y24.

Step 2.  To determine

We have to solve the proportion34=y24.

Step 3.  Calculation 

Solve the given proportion.

34=y243424=y2424 multiply each side by 24724=y simplifyy=18 divide

So, the solution isy=18.

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