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Solve for x: 1 over 3 (2x − 8) = 4



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iheartfood
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iheartfood
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write it out like that and do u know what ur next step is?

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so i think first you need decise that 2x8 is in numerator or denominator ?

STUCKINTHIS
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do you AHG!! parenthesis comes first? lol

iheartfood
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yup u gotta distribute now :)

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iheartfood
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so u want to get a common demoniator now :) so do thisdw:1348781622508:dw

STUCKINTHIS
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im such a quiter :c idk

iheartfood
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what do u get there @STUCKINTHIS ??

STUCKINTHIS
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10?

iheartfood
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no, you get this.. hold on ima draw it for u :)

STUCKINTHIS
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Alrighty

STUCKINTHIS
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:3

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iheartfood
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so now ur equation is 2x8=12
can u understand what i drew up there?? sorry its kinda messy lol :D

STUCKINTHIS
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let me check it out hold on :)

iheartfood
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kk :) remember u gotta solve for x :)
(Hint: isolate the x!)

iheartfood
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and show me ur work!! :)

STUCKINTHIS
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iheartfood
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can u show me ur work pls just to make sure? :D

STUCKINTHIS
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yeah hold on (:

iheartfood
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mmk :)

STUCKINTHIS
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ok so you multiplied 1x2 = 2
then 1x8= 8
And gave you 2x8 and WOe wait CONFUSED!

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STUCKINTHIS
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OH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

iheartfood
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and to double check plug it into the original equation :)dw:1348782181359:dw

iheartfood
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tada! :)

STUCKINTHIS
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OMGOSH! and i was stuck on this prob for 20 mins _ lol THANKS! youre Awesome!

iheartfood
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ur welkers!! :) hahaha bye now :)

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Bye :D