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anonymous
 4 years ago
PLEASE HELP!! Solve for x: (3/x)(2/3)=5/6
anonymous
 4 years ago
PLEASE HELP!! Solve for x: (3/x)(2/3)=5/6

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0move 2/3 onto left side it will become+2/3 then take lcm

moongazer
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1apply the properties of equality Ax+B=C Ax+B+(B)=CB Ax=CB (1/A)(Ax)=(CB)(1/A) X=(CB)/A

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I dont undertstand! :/

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03/x=5/6+2/3 lets try next

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so i worked through the problem to where its 9/6=3/x and so i cross multiplyed and got x=2 ... is that right!?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lcm of 5/6+2/3 = 5+2*(2)/6 =9/6 equalise 3/x=9/6 reverse on both sides x/3= 6/9 can u proceed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then you cross multiply?? it would still be 2... :/

moongazer
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@cassie4math try checking www.khanacademy.org I think it has many videos about linear equations :)
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