Practice setting up and solving proportions to solve word problems.


Liliana used 4 dark power crystals to raise 14 zombie soldiers. She wants to know how many zombie soldiers left parenthesis, z, right parenthesis she can raise with 10 dark power crystals.
Which proportion could Liliana use to model this situation?
Please choose from one of the following options.
Solve the proportion to determine how many zombie soldiers Liliana can raise with 10 power crystals.
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3, slash, 5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7, slash, 4
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a multiple of pi, like 12, space, p, i or 2, slash, 3, space, p, i
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