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Mindblast3r
 one year ago
Help me pls pls <3
Mindblast3r
 one year ago
Help me pls pls <3

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mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't understand one thing, in the answer part it shows how it's worked out, but where does the "2" come from?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my b hang on let me take a look

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha @mathstudent55 @kropot72 @acxbox22 @LegendarySadist @Luigi0210

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok, so which part of the problem confused you?

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0not sure where the heck that 2 comes from

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I saw that. But which SPECIFIC part do you not understand? Did you understand everything up until the 2?

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes, i have no idea why the 2 was put there or where it came from

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well as you saw before it, they divided \[\large \frac{1}{\frac{1}{2}}\] If you divide a fraction, it's the same as multiplying by the inverse. \[\large 1 \div \frac{1}{2}~=~1 \times \frac{2}{1}\] is this what confused you?

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait, so in that whole equation all of those are equal??

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or is the 1 \[1 \times \frac{ 2 }{ 1 }\]

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01 divided by .5 = to 2, but not equal to the first part. Do you understand what i'm asking?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Tbh, not really. Are you asking about the properties of a 306090 triangle or the properties of fractions?

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait a minute when the example put it like that

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Their explanation really was offfocus. They were comparing the problem they gave you to the example triangle, and I think that's what caused the confusion.

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ x }{ 2\sqrt{3}} =\frac{ 1 }{ \frac{ 1 }{ 2} }=2\]

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0isn't it when they put it like that, it makes it equal?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Right. The \(\large \frac{x}{2\sqrt{3}}\) is from your triangle and the \(\large \frac{1}{\frac{1}{2}}\) was from the example triangle.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0They were comparing the ratios, although the "=" wasn't the best way to do it.

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0they are using proportions.

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you got that though?

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0bleh nevermind i don't even get what i was saying.

mindblast3r
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i understand everything now! (I hope), i've been stcuk on that for such a long time thank you very much. <3

anonymous
 one year ago
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