Answers

2014-11-02T07:41:33+08:00
Let 'x' be the numerator
     'x+8' be the denominator
 \frac{x+17}{x+8-1} =  \frac{3}{2}
 \frac{x+17}{x+7} =  \frac{3}{2}
2(x+17) = 3(x+7)
2x + 34 = 3x + 21
3x- 2x = 34 - 21
x = 13
for the denominator
x + 8 = 13 + 8
         = 21
the fraction therefore is:
 \frac{13}{21}

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