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AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Please help.. Solve
f/6  4= 1
AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Please help.. Solve f/6  4= 1

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melbel
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ f }{ 6 }  4 = 1\] Okay, what is the first step?

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348611153258:dw

melbel
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sweet! Okay, so now we have f/6. Any idea on how to get rid of it?

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Nope thats where I get stuck :/

melbel
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, here's a hint: you can undo the division here by using multiplication.

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348611385262:dw

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Perfect thanx. @melbel could you help with another? It seems more difficult

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348611648667:dw

melbel
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So what you're going to want to do here is get rid of the 5 and the 3. You can do that by multiplying the whole whole equation by 5 (to get rid of the 5 part) and then when you're done with that, multiply the whole equation by 3. That's a whole lotta' work, so what you can do instead is find a number that both 5 and 3 go into. Then, multiply the whole equation by that number. Can you think of a good number to use?

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348611910977:dw.

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You completely jogged my memory Ty. And regarding the other method i'd say 15.

melbel
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I would try 15 instead of 3 and 5 (but you got it) since you would have to multiply the entire equation by 3 and then by 5. It's a lot to write down. But yeah, you got it. :)

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348612177568:dw

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I was a bit confused @ the end. Wasn't sure how to solve
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