# How do you solve #\frac { 3} { x + 4} = \frac { 9} { x + 8}#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 24, 2017

#### Explanation:

#color(blue)(3/(x+4)=9/(x+8)#

Cross multiply

Divide both sides by

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