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anonymous
 5 years ago
2/3(y+2)  5/6(y1) = 5/4(y3)  4 solve for y?
anonymous
 5 years ago
2/3(y+2)  5/6(y1) = 5/4(y3)  4 solve for y?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is how i do these. find a lcm and multiply all your fraction by it inorder to clear the fractions. then you will distribute into the quanities. transpose varibles and constants and divde by the coeficient infront of your variable.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So after clearing the fractions you end up with 8(y+2)10(y1)=15(y3)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0simplify boths sides 162y=15y45

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0divide both sides by 17 you end up with 61/17=y

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think I understand it now...Thanks for the little trick idea! Ill try that in future problems!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Just remember if you do it to a fraction to clear it you must do it to all the remaining quanties in the equation unless they are in perenthises
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