# Find the value of a in the equation a/2 / 5/2 = 2

Published on October 28, 2024

To solve for a in the equation (a/2) ÷ (5/2) = 2, first rewrite the division as multiplication by the reciprocal, then multiply the numerators and denominators, simplify the fraction, isolate a by multiplying both sides by 10, and finally solve for a by dividing both sides by 2, resulting in a = 10.