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anonymous
 one year ago
9p15=p+5p2p
linear equation
anonymous
 one year ago
9p15=p+5p2p linear equation

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Leong its the same thing

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What are you looking for?

sepeario
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Add the terms together?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03 i allready know the answer i need help ith the steps

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@mathstudent55 @peachpi

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Step 1. Combine all like terms where they are. In your case, combine all like terms on the right side \(9p15=p+5p2p\) \(9p15=4p\) There are no like terms on the left side, so step 1 is done. Ok so far?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Step 2. Now we want all terms with p on the left side, so we subtract 4p from both sides. \(~~~9p15=~~~4p\) \(4p ~~~~~~~~~~~~~4p\) We get: \(5p  15 = 0\)

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Step 3. Now we want the number (with no variable) on the right side, so we add 15 to both sides. \(~~~5p  15 ~~~= ~~~~~~0\) \(~~~~~~~~+15~~~~~~~+15\) We get: \(5p = 15\) Ok so far?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes then divide then 3 THANKS. ;)

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Correct. Step 4. We want p alone, so we divide both sides by 5 \(\dfrac{5p}{5} = \dfrac{15}{5} \) \(p = 3\)
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