1613=x78

Rewrite the equation as x78=1613.

x78=1613

Multiply both sides of the equation by 78.

78⋅x78=78⋅1613

Cancel the common factor of 78.

Cancel the common factor.

78⋅x78=78⋅1613

Rewrite the expression.

x=78⋅1613

x=78⋅1613

Simplify 78⋅1613.

Cancel the common factor of 13.

Factor 13 out of 78.

x=13(6)⋅1613

Cancel the common factor.

x=13⋅6⋅1613

Rewrite the expression.

x=6⋅16

x=6⋅16

Multiply 6 by 16.

x=96

x=96

x=96

Solve for x 16/13=x/78