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Given that 5x = 7y, find the ratio x : y.

A 7:5

1212The ratio of x : y is equivalent to x divided by y, or . Rearrange the original equation so that only is on one side of the equal sign.
Dividing both sides by 5 to find: x= (7y/5)
Dividing both sides by y to produce the desired format of :