# SOLUTION: The variables x and y vary inversely. Use the given values to write an equation that relates x and y. x = 15, y = 5

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 Question 388318: The variables x and y vary inversely. Use the given values to write an equation that relates x and y. x = 15, y = 5 Answer by stanbon(57307)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The variables x and y vary inversely. y = k/x --------------------- Use the given values to write an equation that relates x and y. x = 15, y = 5 --- Solve for "k": 5 = k/15 k = 75 ---- Equation: y = 75/x ============== Cheers, Stan H. ==============