Suppose that

x/y= 4/7

And that y/z=14/3

What is the value of x+y/z

Express your answer as a common fraction.

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- Nov 7th 2006, 04:40 PMDragonX and Y
Suppose that

x/y= 4/7

And that y/z=14/3

What is the value of x+y/z

Express your answer as a common fraction. - Nov 7th 2006, 04:56 PMSoroban
Hello, Dragon!

Quote:

Suppose that: and

What is the value of ?

Multiply the two equations: .

So we have: . and

Add these two equations: .