# If 5 : 7 : : X :560 then X=?

- 400
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- 1400

**Solution:**

5/7 = X/560

Multiplying both sides by 560 cancels on the right

560 × (5/7) = (X/560) × 560

560 × (5/7) = X

X = 560 × (5/7)

**X = 400**

Therefore

5 : 7 = 400 : 560

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# If 5 : 7 : : X :560 then X=?

### Related Questions

- 400
- 800
- 1200
- 1400

**Solution:**

5/7 = X/560

Multiplying both sides by 560 cancels on the right

560 × (5/7) = (X/560) × 560

560 × (5/7) = X

X = 560 × (5/7)

**X = 400**

Therefore

5 : 7 = 400 : 560

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