One algebra question

May 2019
50
1
Mumbai (Bombay),Maharashtra State,India
Hello,

Given that w varies directly as the product of x and y and inversely as the square of z and that w = 4 when x = 2, y = 6, and z = 3. Find the value of w when x = 1, y = 4, and z = 2.

Answer:-
Actually i didn't understand this question. How to answer it i don't know.
Multiple choices given are as follows:-
1)3.

2)4.

3)5.

4)2.
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Jun 2013
1,134
605
Lebanon
this means \(\displaystyle w=k \frac{x y}{z^2}\) for some fixed number \(\displaystyle k\)
 
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