# SOLUTION: 6 1/3 _____ = x/6 write in lowest terms. please explain? 5 1/2 What I have is 6 1/3 = 19/3 =38/6 5 1/2 = 11/2 =33/6 =71/6

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Proportions Question 35574This question is from textbook : 6 1/3 _____ = x/6 write in lowest terms. please explain? 5 1/2 What I have is 6 1/3 = 19/3 =38/6 5 1/2 = 11/2 =33/6 =71/6This question is from textbook Answer by stanbon(57967)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!6 1/3 _____ = x/6 write in lowest terms. please explain? 5 1/2 What I have is 6 1/3 = 19/3 =38/6 5 1/2 = 11/2 =33/6 =71/6 You converted the numerator properly to 38/6 You converted the denominator properly to 33/6 Dividing the numerator by the denominator you should get 38/33 as the left side of the equation. So, 38/33 = x/6 x=6(38/33) x=6.9090.. or 76/11 Cheers, Stan H.