Terms of a Proportion - Definition and Examples
What are the terms of a proportion? A proportion can be written in a couple of ways as shown below.
The four terms of a proportion are the terms a, b, c, and d.
More examples showing what the terms of a proportion are
4 / 5 = 12 / 20
The terms of the proportion are 4, 5, 12, and 20.
e / f = g / h
The terms of the proportion are e, f, g, and h.
x / y = x2 / y2
The terms of the proportion are x, y, x2 and y2.
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