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k3nzi14Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
one question.. what grade is this taught?
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k3nzi14Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay i cant help. im a grade below... 8th im really sorry.
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
:/ dang I really need help!
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
If a line is parallel to one side of a triangle and intersects the other two, then it divides them proportionally. So, x is to (x + 5) as (x  2) is to (x + 1) x/(x+5) = (x2)/(x+1) Cross multiply and solve for x.
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k3nzi14Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@Directrix helps me alot. He is really good. He knows how to explain it right and help you. :)
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay I know how to cross multiply but i dont think im gonna do that right... and thanks @k3nzi14
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Go ahead and crank it out. Post your work here and we will check. Be brave.
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k3nzi14Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Your welcome, Even though i couldn't help much.:/
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no @Directrix I honestly dont know how to do that one I can set it up but thats about it
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@k3nzi14 You can always check the algebra.
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oht that wasnt to me haha
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
x/(x+5) = (x2)/(x+1) x(x+1) = (x+5)(x2)
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1363925466594:dw so thats what I got so far
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k3nzi14Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@Directrix true. but i just haven't learned that subject yet. .. and @UmmmHELP cross multiply the x+1 with the x.. and then cross multiply the x+5 with the x2
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats what im trying to say im not understanding
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I know it seems simple but ugh still lost...
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I know you can multiply these: x(x+1) = (x+5)(x2) Do the left side and then do the right side.
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay well x+5 is just 5x isnt it? like no im not trying to play dumb or anything I honestly 100% dont know what to do this is really confusing to me
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
and im running out of time to finish it so im really frustrated which doesn't help at all
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k3nzi14Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes its 5x and then there is 2x
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay guys seriously Im running out of time and no I dont want the answers and I know im not understanding this even though your explaining but could someone please try and explain it some more or a different way!?
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
My ping/tag notification does not work on this site. If you are looking for me, send a web mail, I suppose. I asked the Techs to repair that function but so far, no repair.
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay well i have one min left to get an answer so i mean oh well now...
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1363927461163:dw
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UmmmHELPBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
like i said though I dont want the answer I do want it explained but...yeah times up and im still confused...
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