# How do you determine whether the ratios are equivalent: 12/5 and 36/15?

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To determine if the ratios 12/5 and 36/15 are equivalent, we simplify each ratio to its simplest form. For 12/5, the simplest form is 12/5. For 36/15, the simplest form is 2/1, or simply 2. Since 12/5 is not equal to 2, the ratios are not equivalent.

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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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