# How do you solve the proportion #14/28=9/p#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 29, 2015

we are given:

Here, **p** is the unknown

Shifting **p** to the L.H.S (numerator)

we get:

**p**

now, shifting

**p**

on solving,

**p**

So our proportion is :

note: on solving the fractions we get the equal value of 0.5 on both the sides

**L.H.S = R.H.S** hence they are in proportion.