15100=x500

Rewrite the equation as x500=15100.

x500=15100

Multiply both sides of the equation by 500.

500⋅x500=500⋅15100

Cancel the common factor of 500.

Cancel the common factor.

500⋅x500=500⋅15100

Rewrite the expression.

x=500⋅15100

x=500⋅15100

Simplify 500⋅15100.

Cancel the common factor of 100.

Factor 100 out of 500.

x=100(5)⋅15100

Cancel the common factor.

x=100⋅5⋅15100

Rewrite the expression.

x=5⋅15

x=5⋅15

Multiply 5 by 15.

x=75

x=75

x=75

Solve for x 15/100=x/500