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Panda223RulerZ Group Title

Please explain, 2/3k + 6 = -12

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    The whole idea is to get 'k' known as the variable by itself.

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    Why not first... subtract 6 from both sides? Then, what do you get?

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    2/3k = -18?

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    Good.

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    Now, what we can do to get rid of the fraction... is to multiply by 3 on both sides. What do you get?

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    would that be 6 = -54?

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    2k = -54 because the 3 basically just canceled out on the left side.

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    Ohh, gotchya

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    Divide by 2 and what do you get?

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    k = -27

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    Good.

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    Awesome ! Thank you sooo muchh !

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