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anonymous
 5 years ago
1/6  x/2 = x 5/3
anonymous
 5 years ago
1/6  x/2 = x 5/3

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The x term on the right... can you convert it to an equivalent fraction over 2?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't know how to do that.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{1}{6}+\bigg (\frac{1}{6} \bigg) +\frac{x}{2}=\frac {x}{1} + \frac {5}{3}+\bigg (\frac{1}{6} \bigg)\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Bring the 1/6 over to the left. Also, Make the x on the right a fraction (every number is a fraction over one).

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now, can you show me how it's done?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok, from the equation above, we now have... \[\frac{x}{2}=\frac {x}{1} + \frac {5}{3}+\bigg (\frac{1}{6} \bigg) \Rightarrow \] \[\frac{x}{2}=\frac {x}{1} + \frac {10}{6}+\bigg (\frac{1}{6} \bigg ) \Rightarrow \frac{x}{2}=\frac {x}{1} + \frac {9}{6}\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Any questions so far? I had to double the top and bottom of 5/3 so I could add it to 1/6. Oooops.. Just spotted a math error should be... \[\frac{x}{2}=\frac {x}{1} + \frac {10}{6}+\bigg (\frac{1}{6} \bigg ) \Rightarrow \frac{x}{2}=\frac {x}{1} + \frac {11}{6}\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are you following so far? If so, what is the next step????

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, I'm just writing down the way that you've done it.So, what's the answer?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK  now you can get rid of the fractions. 6 is the biggest denominator and every other denoninator divides into it. Can you multiply both sides through by 6?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I mean, I know how to multiply the bottom part,but, the top part is confusing.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK, so we will multiply each term by 6/1, canceling top and bottom as we go. It will take me a while to format this so try on your own while I'm typing. OK. :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{6}{1}*\frac{x}{2}=\frac{6}{1}*\frac {x}{1} + \frac {11}{6}*\frac{6}{1}\] OK. next we need to cancel (we're using common factors  but I won't show that step I'll just do it.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[3x=6x+(11)\] Now the fractions are eliminated. Making sense (check all my math).

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That part was kind of crucial so tell me if any of that confused you.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, it was, and, I'm still not following you.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I mean, all I really need is the answer.
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