staceyyyy1
7+n/22=1
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answers:15
(its hard for me to show my work; cause i do it in my head.)



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smr_kml
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n/22 = 6
n = 6*22 = 132

ZhangYan
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no 15 is the answer

smr_kml
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answer is not 15

smr_kml
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it's not right

staceyyyy1
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correct me if im wrong.

smr_kml
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the answer should be 132 not 15

staceyyyy1
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thats not even an option on my paper.

smr_kml
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So the problem is wrong

Mertsj
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\[\frac{7+n}{22}\times22=1\times22\]

nbouscal
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@smr_kml You're reading the question wrong. The question is as Mertsj has written it. The answer is correct.

Mertsj
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\[7+n=22\]

nbouscal
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The steps are as follows: Multiply both sides by 22, then add seven to both sides.

JayDS
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\[7+\frac{n}{22}=1\]
n/22 = 1 +7
n/22 = 6
n = 132

Mertsj
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\[7+n+7=22+7\]

Mertsj
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n=15

nbouscal
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The takeaway lesson from this, @staceyyyy1, is to use parentheses.

smr_kml
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I got the same answer @JayDS

nbouscal
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Of course you got the same answer, smr, you're both solving the same incorrect problem.

smr_kml
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she has to put ( )

smr_kml
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Ok I'm sorry
I didn't know that it's seperate

Mertsj
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Why doesn't the asker clarify??? We're more interested than the asker.

Mertsj
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@smr_kml There is A RAT in sepARATe

nbouscal
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To me it was plenty clarified by the fact that she said the answer was 15. However, she should in the future use parentheses for clarity.

smr_kml
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right!
I'm sorry again everyone!

staceyyyy1
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thanks everyone. and thanks especially to Mertsj and nbouscal(: