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anonymous
 one year ago
MEDAL!
Please explain clearly, step by step how to do this!
Solve for x.
5a/x = 5b/x1
anonymous
 one year ago
MEDAL! Please explain clearly, step by step how to do this! Solve for x. 5a/x = 5b/x1

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pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\huge~\rm~\frac{ 5a }{ x}=\frac{ 5b }{ x1}\]

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you know where to start? :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Don't I cross multiply?

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes! :) set uo the equation u get once you do that

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05a(x1) = 5b(x) Is this right so far? Or am I way off...?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Whats the next step?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How do I do that? I'm sorry I just suck at math... Every other subject are A's! XD

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\huge~\rm~5a~\times~x=?\] \[\huge~\rm~5\times1=? \]

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we are multiplying so it would be 5 5ax−5a=5bx

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what do u do from here?

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm :/ im not sure where to go from here maybe @mLe can help ;; ?

mLe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1get all the terms that have x in it alone to one side

mLe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1subtract 5bx from both sides

mLe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1then move the x out to the front ... opposite of distributing... for example if I had 7xy + 9xz I would get x (7y + 9z) then divide both sides by the stuff in the parenthesis to get it alone
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