In partitive proportion, there is a relationship between the ratio, for example:
To solve partitive proportion, first you must add 3 and 5 to a total, but if you are going to add both of them, you will put x on it, so that it can balance the relationship.
A piece of wood was in the length of 204, with a ratio of 1:5. Find the measurements.
First add them, then place x or n or any variable.
Then add all terms
Divide both sides by 6
Substitute the value:
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