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anonymous
 one year ago
FAN AND MEDAL!!!
Solve for x: 2 over 3 (x  4) = 2x.
A) 2
B) 2
C) 8
D) 4
anonymous
 one year ago
FAN AND MEDAL!!! Solve for x: 2 over 3 (x  4) = 2x. A) 2 B) 2 C) 8 D) 4

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What is your understanding of this question?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Don't let the variables on both sides throw you off :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I tried it but the fractions are throwing me off.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ah, it's always those pesky fractions… remember to get rid of them, take it's inverse on both sides of the equation! Like this:

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What do you think an inverse operation means?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It means to multiply the opposite (or reciprocal) of the fraction on both sides.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0For example… if I were trying to get rid of 1/2, I would multiply it by 2/1 on both sides. Is it clear so far?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes So it is now 2x  8 = 6x ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How did you get 8 and 6x?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1434039032835:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How did you get that answer?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't know how to explain how I got it. I just solved for x.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Then, great job… that is correct.
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