# How do you determine whether the ratios are equivalent: 3/4, 24/32#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 5, 2016

#### Answer:

See below for a couple of methods. (BTW, they are equal)

#### Explanation:

Does

We can do this in a few ways.

**Method 1 - cross multiply and see if the two sides equal each other** :

Yes!

**Method 2 - reduce the right side**

**Method 3 - work the left side**