I have a very strange proportion that I need to solve.

the question is as follows:

Complete. If x/y=3/5, then x/3=_______

I have deduced that the answer must be either,3/3 or y/5, am I correct?

Thanks in advance for the help!

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- May 8th 2008, 02:25 PMhaflore[SOLVED] An odd proportion.
I have a very strange proportion that I need to solve.

the question is as follows:

Complete. If x/y=3/5, then x/3=_______

I have deduced that the answer must be either,3/3 or y/5, am I correct?

Thanks in advance for the help! - May 8th 2008, 02:27 PMgalactus
It would appear that x=3. Then, x/3=1

- May 8th 2008, 02:28 PMicemanfan
- May 8th 2008, 02:33 PMhaflore
Whaaaaa! thanks for the quick replies, but now what do I do?(Worried)

Mr Fantastic I need a tie breaker!