AlainBarreto
How do I solve : 3/10x  1/5= 2



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moser90
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add 1/5 to both sides

kcheung1
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and then multiply by the recipricol of 3/10

kcheung1
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is it (3/10)x  1/5 = 2?

Freyes
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x = 6?

Idunnolearning
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its easier to make the terms similar so make 1/5 2/10

Trexy
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does the answer has to be fraction?

Idunnolearning
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add 2/10 from both sides

Idunnolearning
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so now you have 3/10x=2+2/10

Idunnolearning
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now multiply both sides by 10/3

Idunnolearning
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and you have your answer

AlainBarreto
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The answer should be 6. I just want to figure out an easy way to solve.

AlainBarreto
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@Trexy no but it should be 6. Could you show me in sketch? Sorry I'm a visual learner :)

Trexy
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ok this how i Solve it but I dont know how people solve the other way.
so I got
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dw:1348266318719:dw

AlainBarreto
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@Trexy Thanks dood!! :)

Trexy
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dw:1348266516879:dw
if you dont know how to use fraction try using decimal first and then fraction.
and ur welcome @AlainBarreto

AlainBarreto
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Definitely will do, my test is tmrw so any tips like this really help. You've got a new fan lol

Trexy
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What class is this? Algebra II?

AlainBarreto
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Yeah

Trexy
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haha ok.. Im taking that too..