Kristian and Stephanie share some money in the ratio 3 : 2. Kristian receives $72. How much Stephanie receives? Algebra Linear Equations Equations with Ratios and Proportions 1 Answer Rami · Stefan V. May 24, 2018 Answer: Stephanie has #$48#. Explanation: #"Kristian"/"Stephanie" =3/2# so the equation is #3/2 = ($72)/x# Here #x# is the amount received by Stephanie when Kristian receives #$72#. So #3x= $72 xx 2# Stephanie will receive #x = ($144)/3 = $48# Related questions What is the difference between proportions and ratios? What is the difference between ratios and rates? What are cross products? How do you write "12 meters to 4 floors" as a rate? How do you write and simplify "150 boys to 175 girls" as a ratio? How do you solve #\frac{6}{19} = \frac{x}{11}#? How do you solve #\frac{n+1}{11} = -2#? How do you solve #\frac{0.1}{1.01} = \frac{1.9}{x}#? How do you use proportions to solve how much money the restaurant made if it serves 250 people per ... How do you solve #x/4-7=13#? See all questions in Equations with Ratios and Proportions Impact of this question 1098 views around the world You can reuse this answer Creative Commons License