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If nine more than 3x is three quarters of y, what is the value of y in

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Bunuel wrote:
If nine more than 3x is three quarters of y, what is the value of y in terms of x?

A. 3/[4(x+9)]
B. 3(x+4)
C. 12+4x
D. 3x+9
E. (3x/4) - 9


As per question, 3x + 9 = (3/4)y

or y = 12 + 4x. Hence C
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Bunuel wrote:
If nine more than 3x is three quarters of y, what is the value of y in terms of x?

A. 3/[4(x+9)]
B. 3(x+4)
C. 12+4x
D. 3x+9
E. (3x/4) - 9


9 +3x = 3y/4
y= 4*(9+3x)/3 = 4 *(3+x) = 12+4x

Answer C
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