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twilaswift

  • 3 years ago

What operation is necessary to solve the equation that represents the statement: two point four is 8 multiplied by what number? Explain your answer.

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  1. Tainted
    • 3 years ago
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    Division, You can devide 8 by 2.4 to see what number it was multiplied by 8 / 2.4 = 3.33

  2. Tainted
    • 3 years ago
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    divide*

  3. cwrw238
    • 3 years ago
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    8x = 2.4 divide both sides by 8

  4. cwrw238
    • 3 years ago
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    i believe its called the 'division property of equality' in the US

  5. cwrw238
    • 3 years ago
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    x = 2.4 / 8 = 0.3

  6. cwrw238
    • 3 years ago
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    im afraid tainted got it the wrong way round

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