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elizabethann509

How do you solve this fraction equation. I think it has something to do with having to flip them but I'm not sure?: t/1 - 1/2 = 1 (Those are not division signs, they are fractions)

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  1. Roachie
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    actually they ARE division signs :)

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  2. elizabethann509
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    YES WELL THEY ARE NOT MEANT TO BE.

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  3. EEMajor12
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    t-1/2 = 1 t=3/2

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    yea

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  5. EEMajor12
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    Fractions are division (numerator/denominator)

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  6. Roachie
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    didn't you hear? they aren't supposed to be!

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  7. EEMajor12
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    Well if your into multiplying inverses??

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    :)

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  9. elizabethann509
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    http://curriculum.kcdistancelearning.com/courses/ALG1x-HS-A06/a/exams/3-HW9/538.gif

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    good times

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  11. elizabethann509
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    That is what the equation looks like.

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  12. EEMajor12
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    t=9/2

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  13. elizabethann509
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    Thank you. That helped a lot.

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  14. EEMajor12
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    t/3-3/2=0 cross multiply 2t-9=0 solve for t

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  15. elizabethann509
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    Oh okay that makes sense. Thank you. I thought it was something along the lines of that.

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