Suppose that a is inversely proportional to b. If a = 6 when b = 3, find a when b = 8. Express your answer as a fraction.

Guest Feb 27, 2021

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a = k/b

6 = k/3 k = proportionality constant = 18

a = 18 / 8 = 9/4 = 2 1/4 when b = 8

ElectricPavlov Feb 27, 2021