# Its about math-in 6:y=y:24,what is the value of y?

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by kayx

2015-10-03T19:28:10+08:00

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6 : y = y : 24
6 x 2 = 2 x 24
6 : 12 = 12 : 24

So y = 12

Check:
Since a ratio: a : b = a divided by b
6 / 12 = 0.5
12 / 24 = 0.5
So Check.
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2015-10-03T23:46:04+08:00

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Cross multiplication:

(y) (y) = (6) (24)

y² = 144

y = 12