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Please help me. 6+x over 3=1

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  1. soty2013
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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

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    -3...

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    |dw:1355934285826:dw|

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    |dw:1355934391619:dw|

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    how is it negative?

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    when u subtract 6 1-6=-5

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

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  9. 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??

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    who is greater the 6 or the 1?

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  11. soty2013
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    its too easy, its general arithmetics..

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    6 duh sorry i thought i posted it

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  13. chevygirl
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    That is the answer that is my book

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    thats what i did hehe

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  15. soty2013
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    its correct @chevygirl Well Done

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    why did you say -3? @soty2013

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

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  18. chevygirl
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    oh sorry my bad

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

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  20. chevygirl
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    ok well thanks

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