# How do I find the missing number in the following proportion? ___: 8 = 12:32

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This problem can now be rewritten as:

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The missing number is

Consider this:

Cross-multiply

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To find the missing number in the proportion, cross multiply the known values:

(8 \times 12 = \text{missing number} \times 32)

(96 = \text{missing number} \times 32)

Then, solve for the missing number:

(\text{missing number} = \frac{96}{32} = 3)

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When evaluating a one-sided limit, you need to be careful when a quantity is approaching zero since its sign is different depending on which way it is approaching zero from. Let us look at some examples.

When evaluating a one-sided limit, you need to be careful when a quantity is approaching zero since its sign is different depending on which way it is approaching zero from. Let us look at some examples.

When evaluating a one-sided limit, you need to be careful when a quantity is approaching zero since its sign is different depending on which way it is approaching zero from. Let us look at some examples.

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