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Find the missing term in the following proportion: 6/x = 48/40
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User: Find the missing term in the following proportion: 6/x = 48/40

User: Find the missing term in the following proportion: 3/5 = 24/n

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6/x = 48/40;
48x = 6*40;
48x = 240;
x = 240/48;
x = 5

The proportion is 6/5 = 48/40
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3/5 = 24/n;
3n = 5*24;
3n = 120;
n = 120/3;
n = 40

The proportion is 3/5 = 24/40.
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