## marixoxo76 2 years ago Write the solution set. x/2+1<9/2

1. marixoxo76

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2. nubeer

1st. Subtract 1 from both sides.

3. satellite73

subtract 1, multiply by 2

4. nubeer

2nd. Multiply both sides by 2

5. satellite73

$\frac{x}{2}+1\leq \frac{9}{2}$ $\frac{x}{2}\leq \frac{7}{2}$ $x\leq 7$

6. marixoxo76

this might sound like a silly question but how do you subtract if it's a fraction?

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