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  • one year ago

Solve for x. 6x -1/5 = 3/1.

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    add 1/5 to both sides :)

  2. pooja195
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    \[\huge~6x -1/5 +1/5= 3/1+1/5\]

  3. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    You are left with \[\huge~6x = 3/1+1/5\]

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you so much ! You are very helpful!

  5. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    haha thanks :) did you get the answer?

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I think so .... 4/6 ? Then simplified ??

  7. pooja195
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    hmm now quite :( try doing 3+1/5

  8. pooja195
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    again...

  9. anonymous
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    3 and 1/5?

  10. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    not quite ok you get \[\huge~6x=\frac{ 16 }{ 5 }\] next we want to divide \[\huge~6x/6x=\frac{ 16 }{ 5 }/6x\]

  11. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    You end up with x=8/15

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thanks

  13. pooja195
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    Welcome :) do you get the concept though ?

  14. anonymous
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    I think so ;)

  15. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    lol if you need help feel free to pm or tag me :)

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