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If ab = 5, bc = 10 and cd = 13, then ad =

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If ab = 5, bc = 10 and cd = 13, then ad =

A. 650

B. 65

C. 26

D.\(\frac{50}{13}\)

E. \(\frac{13}{2}\)

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cd = 13
c = 13/d

bc = 10
13b/d = 10
b = 10d/13

ab = 5
10ad/13 = 5
ad = 6.5 = 13/2

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AbdurRakib wrote:
If ab = 5, bc = 10 and cd = 13, then ad =

A. 650

B. 65

C. 26

D.\(\frac{50}{13}\)

E. \(\frac{13}{2}\)



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Given,
ab=5
bc=10
cd=13

We need to find ad

Notice a=5/b and c=13/c

substitute ad= (5/b)*(13/c) = [(5*13)/bc] =[(5*13)/10] = 13/2

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