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cupcake_queen

  • 3 years ago

-15=6p+15-10p

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  1. surdawi
    • 3 years ago
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    -15=6p+15-10p -15 -15 = 6p-10p -30=-4p p=30/4

  2. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    it equals -1/4

  3. surdawi
    • 3 years ago
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    how? it is 30/4=15/4

  4. sue101
    • 3 years ago
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    Combine like terms. -15 = 6p + 15 - 10p So 6p - 10p = -4p -15 = -4p + 15 Now you will subtract 15 from both sides -15 - 15 ---------------- -30 = -4p Divide both sides by both sides. /-4 /-4 ------------------ p = -30/-4 then simplify

  5. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    but 7.5 dont equal -1/4

  6. sue101
    • 3 years ago
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    that's if you wanted it in decimal form

  7. surdawi
    • 3 years ago
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    15/4=7.5

  8. surdawi
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    -1/4 cant be

  9. sue101
    • 3 years ago
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    so to simplify what number goes into 30 and 4 evenly

  10. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    u guys are a little worng cuase the answer is supposed to be -1/4

  11. surdawi
    • 3 years ago
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    unless you have a typo in the question

  12. sue101
    • 3 years ago
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    2 so divide the fraction by 2/2 so -30/-4 -15/-2

  13. surdawi
    • 3 years ago
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    cupcake could you show us your work so we can help

  14. surdawi
    • 3 years ago
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    thanks sue101

  15. sue101
    • 3 years ago
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    your welcome! :)

  16. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1349815220818:dw|

  17. surdawi
    • 3 years ago
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    -15-15=-30

  18. surdawi
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    |dw:1349815381680:dw|

  19. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    oh ok

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