# Proportion word problems

Practice setting up and solving proportions to solve word problems.

### Problem

Pamela drove her car 99 kilometers and used 9 liters of fuel. She wants to know how many kilometers left parenthesis, k, right parenthesis she can drive with 12 liters of fuel. She assumes the relationship between kilometers and fuel is proportional.
Which proportion could Pamela use to model this situation?
Please choose from one of the following options.
Solve the proportion to determine how many kilometers Pamela can drive with 12 liters of fuel.
k, m