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# If xyz is not equal to 0, what is the value of z/(y^3)? 1.

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If xyz is not equal to 0, what is the value of z/(y^3)? 1. [#permalink]  06 Sep 2006, 17:23
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If xyz is not equal to 0, what is the value of z/(y^3)?

1. x=3/4y
2. z=2/3x
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Re: DS- Value of the variable [#permalink]  06 Sep 2006, 17:53
Is it E ??

lan583 wrote:
If xyz is not equal to 0, what is the value of z/(y^3)?

1. x=3/4y

2. z=2/3x

combining, for z/y^3 we get an equation in terms of x. Hence E
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OA: B

I don't know how but thats the answer.
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lan583 wrote:
OA: B

I don't know how but thats the answer.

How can we find the value without knowing y

Can you recheck the source?
Manager
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The OA is B. But there's no explanation given. I think the answer is wrong. That's all I know
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How it could be B? OA must be wrong.
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Yup sure something is wrong either the question or the answer

or all of us

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