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anonymous

  • one year ago

Solve for x: 1 over 2 plus 4 over 2 x equals quantity x plus 4 over 10.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Will medal please help!

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can you make it an equation please

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    1/2 + 4/2x= x+4/10

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    \[\frac{ 1 }{ 2} + \frac{ 4 }{ 2 }\left( x \right)=\frac{ x+4 }{ 10 }\] ?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    no the x is with the 2 on the 2nd fraction

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok so what do you think you would do 1st?

  7. anonymous
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    find the common denominator which is 10x

  8. anonymous
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    Yeah so do that and tell me what you get

  9. anonymous
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    5x\10x+ 20\10x= x2+4x\10x?

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @taylorz115820

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yep I am pretty sure that is right Now what would you do?

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    combine the left side

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Good

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Tell me what you get

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    The answer I got was 5

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    as in x=5?

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yes

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok so you can check by plugging 5 into the original equation and checking to see if they equal each other

  19. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    So if they equal each other then you have done the problem right

  20. anonymous
    • one year ago
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