chevygirl
Please help me.
6+x over 3=1



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soty2013
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surdawi
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\[\frac{6+x}{3}=1\]
multiply by LCD (3)
\[3*\frac{6+x}{3}=3*1\]
\[6+x=3\]
subtract 6 from both sides and you should get the answer

soty2013
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3...

chevygirl
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surdawi
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chevygirl
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how is it negative?

surdawi
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when u subtract 6
16=5

hager
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6+x/3=1
multiply both sides by 3
18+x=3
18+x3

chevygirl
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but how does that make it a negative??? if ur just subtracting and there is no negatives in this problem??

surdawi
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who is greater the 6 or the 1?

soty2013
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its too easy, its general arithmetics..

chevygirl
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6 duh sorry i thought i posted it

chevygirl
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That is the answer that is my book

surdawi
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thats what i did hehe

soty2013
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its correct @chevygirl Well Done

chevygirl
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why did you say 3? @soty2013

surdawi
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we thought its was
\[\frac{6+x}{3}\]

chevygirl
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oh sorry my bad

soty2013
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yes so we said that , now we all are correct lol :)

chevygirl
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ok well thanks