# SOLUTION: If you are finding proportions, then if it is a decimal, what would this answer be, and please explain how you got the answer, 67.2/g = 16.8/3.3

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Proportions Question 181419: If you are finding proportions, then if it is a decimal, what would this answer be, and please explain how you got the answer, 67.2/g = 16.8/3.3Answer by eperette(173)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!67.2/g = 16.8/3.3 3.3(67.2/g) = 3.3(16.8/3.3) 221.76/g = 55.44/3.3 221.76/g = 16.8 g(221.76/g)= g(16.8) 221.76g/g= 16.8g 221.76 = 16.8g 221.76/16.8 = 16.8g/16.8 13.2 = 1g or g= 13.2 your objecttive is to get the g by itself (notice not 1/g, but g) ...so you go by doing inverse operations (i.e. to get rid of division you multiply, to get rid of multiplication you divide)until you get g by itself