Solve for b 5/4b=5/8

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54b=58
Multiply both sides of the equation by 45.
45⋅54⋅b=45⋅58
Simplify both sides of the equation.
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Simplify 45⋅54⋅b.
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Cancel the common factor of 4.
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Cancel the common factor.
45⋅54⋅b=45⋅58
Rewrite the expression.
15⋅5⋅b=45⋅58
15⋅5⋅b=45⋅58
Cancel the common factor of 5.
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Cancel the common factor.
15⋅5⋅b=45⋅58
Rewrite the expression.
1⋅b=45⋅58
1⋅b=45⋅58
Multiply b by 1.
b=45⋅58
b=45⋅58
Simplify 45⋅58.
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Cancel the common factor of 4.
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Factor 4 out of 8.
b=45⋅54(2)
Cancel the common factor.
b=45⋅54⋅2
Rewrite the expression.
b=15⋅52
b=15⋅52
Cancel the common factor of 5.
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Cancel the common factor.
b=15⋅52
Rewrite the expression.
b=12
b=12
b=12
b=12
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
b=12
Decimal Form:
b=0.5
Solve for b 5/4b=5/8

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