Cross Product Property

Definition of Cross Product Property

  • Cross Product Property states that in a proportion, product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.
  • In the proportion Cross Produc _Property, b and c are the means and a and d are the extremes.

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Example of Cross Product Property

    If 5/12 = 15/36, then, according to the cross product property, 5 36 = 12 15.

Solved Example on Cross Product Property

Ques: Solve3/33=n/11 using cross product property.

    Choices:
    A. 33
    B. 3
    C. 11
    D. 1
    Correct Answer: D

Solution:

    Step 1: As per the cross product property, implies 3 11 = n 33.
    Step 2: So, n = 1.