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wintersuntime
 one year ago
Can someone be nice enough to help me with this problem please > 3/4x+1/2=3/2
wintersuntime
 one year ago
Can someone be nice enough to help me with this problem please > 3/4x+1/2=3/2

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hint: multiply both sides by "4x"

wintersuntime
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0they are all fractions

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0right... thus multiplying them by 4x, removes the denominator and you'd end up with numerators

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(\bf \cancel{4x}\cdot \cfrac{3}{\cancel{4x}}+\cancel{4} x\cdot \cfrac{1}{\cancel{2}}=\cancel{4}x\cdot \cfrac{3}{\cancel{2}}\implies ?\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Subtract 1/2 on both sides first.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(\bf \cancel{4x}\cdot \cfrac{3}{\cancel{4x}}+\cancel{4} x\cdot \cfrac{1}{\cancel{2}}=\cancel{4}x\cdot \cfrac{3}{\cancel{2}}\implies 3+2x\cdot 1=2x\cdot 3 \\ \quad \\ 3+2x=6x\implies ?\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1438733335459:dw Then subtract the terms on the right sides. You can even simplify it.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1438733426348:dw Then multiply the reciprocal of 3/4 (which is 4/3) on both sides. That's it.
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