# How do you solve #(6+n)/60=15/90#?

##### 2 Answers

Mar 28, 2017

See below.

#### Explanation:

To make the problem easier, let's simplify the denominators first.

We can multiply both sides by

So,

Thus,

Mar 28, 2017

The answer is 4

#### Explanation:

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Eliminate fractions -- multiply the left by 90 and the right by 60.
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**540 + 90n = 900**

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Subtract 540 from both sides.
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**90n = 360**

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Divide by 90.
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**n = 4**