Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
← 55 members online
 0 viewing
Please help! Half of a number increased by two and two thirds is equal to the number decreased by a quarter. What is the number?
 one year ago
 one year ago
Please help! Half of a number increased by two and two thirds is equal to the number decreased by a quarter. What is the number?
 one year ago
 one year ago

This Question is Closed

hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
number =x Half of a number = x/2 two and two thirds =2 2/3 = 7/3 number decreased by a quarter = x1/4 now can u form the equation ??
 one year ago

PhiBeeandJayBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So would it be x/2+ 2 2/3= x1/4?
 one year ago

hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes, can u solve that ?
 one year ago

PhiBeeandJayBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok I got it thank you!
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.