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nwcountry

  • 3 years ago

could someone show me how they got this solution? 5/6 x (x is variable) + 1/2 = 7/6, Thanks to anyone that can help me:) Denise

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  1. precal
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1359681779857:dw|is this it?

  2. Goten77
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1359681761583:dw| is that what you have to start with?

  3. nwcountry
    • 3 years ago
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    Yes:)

  4. precal
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    |dw:1359681806094:dw|now you can finish it, just multiply by 6 to get rid of those fractions

  5. nwcountry
    • 3 years ago
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    Why or what is the rule that would tell me to multiply by 6 precal? Just so I know on the next problem like it:)

  6. precal
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    6 is what we call LCD Least common denominator

  7. precal
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    you could have also, used 12 but 12 is not an LCD

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    |dw:1359682063117:dw|

  9. nwcountry
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    Ohhhhh, I see now;) Thank you much precal, really do appreciate it:)

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    |dw:1359682090799:dw|

  11. precal
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    you will still get the same answer but by using 12 remember to reduce answers at the end.

  12. nwcountry
    • 3 years ago
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    They say the answer is 2/3 so I am not seeing that but I should be able to figure it out with your info:) ty again!!

  13. nwcountry
    • 3 years ago
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    I'm sorry, the answer was 4/5 not 2/3, geesh! Thank you, you really helped and taught me a lot:) denise

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    |dw:1359746600131:dw|

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    |dw:1359746644376:dw|

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  17. precal
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    |dw:1359746688478:dw|solution is 4/5

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