# How do you solve a/6=6/4?

Jul 14, 2017

$a = \frac{36}{4} = 9$

#### Explanation:

$a \times 4 = 6 \times 6$

Now you can write:

$a = \frac{36}{4}$

$a = 9$

This is your answer. $a = 9$

Jul 14, 2017

$a = 9$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{a}{6} = \frac{6}{4}$

Multiply both sides by $6$ to cancel the denominator and isolate the $a$

$\frac{\textcolor{b l u e}{\cancel{6}} \times a}{\cancel{6}} = \frac{\textcolor{b l u e}{6} \times 6}{4}$

$a = \frac{36}{4}$

$a = 9$