Inverse Variation HELP

Algebra
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Suppose that x and y vary inversely.  x = 1 when y = 1. Write function that models the inverse variation. Then, find y when x = 10. Write in the form a/b if necessary.

y = __?__ when x = 10.

Jun 30th, 2015

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x and y are inversely proportional 

that is xy=constant

          for x=1 and y=1

constant=1

so, y=1/x

for x=10

     y=1/10

     y=0.1

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