anonymous
  • anonymous
Solve for x.
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  • anonymous
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zzr0ck3r
  • zzr0ck3r
first multiply both sides by x, then multiply both sides by \(\dfrac{2}{6}\)
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
what about using cross multiplication?

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anonymous
  • anonymous
I tried that cross multiplication
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
ok. show work and what did you get?
anonymous
  • anonymous
|dw:1436845205255:dw|
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
|dw:1436845386160:dw|
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
|dw:1436845406875:dw| now cross multiply .. we should have the same result as @zzr0ck3r
anonymous
  • anonymous
|dw:1436845728499:dw|
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
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UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
what's 2 x 2 and what's 6 multiplied by x
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
oh it's already there x.x ! :P we need x by itself though.
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
|dw:1436845886368:dw|
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
ok now divide 6 on both sides
anonymous
  • anonymous
so the answer is 2/3?
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
yes. |dw:1436845955346:dw|
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
if you plug in x = 2/3 back into the original equation the left side with equal the right side... which means we have done this problem correctly.
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
|dw:1436846028626:dw| look familiar ? ^^
anonymous
  • anonymous
Yes. Thank you.
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
we can go further.. 6/2 = 3
UsukiDoll
  • UsukiDoll
|dw:1436846096408:dw|

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