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blake57roger
 one year ago
Equations problem
blake57roger
 one year ago
Equations problem

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explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.815X=6 You have to isolate X from the other numbers. So first, add X to both sides. You will be left with 15=6+X Now bring 6 to the other side by canceling it out. You will be left with 156=X Combine like terms. 9=X or X=9 Let me know if you need more help!

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1cool i just got 9 to

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1444008829821:dw

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1wait wouldnt it be 4

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Again, to find X, you have to isolate and simplify! This time you would divide both sides by 4 since it's 4x. So tell me what you get

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8The answer wouldn't be 4, but you would divide both sides by 4.

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.84 times what will give you 36?

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8yes, 9! Good job!

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1444009073134:dw

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8This is kind of like the first one. First, get the 4x by itself on one side of the = sign. How would you do that?

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8No it's not 6. Do it step by step. If you add 9 to both sides, you will have 4x=36 which is exactly like the second problem.

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8right so 4x=36, now simplify that. X=?

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Nope 4x=36. you have to divide both sides by 4. so what is 4x/4? and after that, what is 36/4?

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if im wrong its because i hate these types of problems im always wrong some how just saying

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok if you do that im gonna take off the human calculator

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Okay this one is a bit more difficult. The first step is to distribute 6 into (3x). Do you know how to do that?

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8I can explain it if not.

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1im not the best with these problems

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8It's okay, you are learning! Okay so 6(3x) basically means 6*3 and 6*x So try that, and see what you get. 6*3=_____ 6*x=_____

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Right. and 6*x?

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Nope, you are multiplying x with 6.

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok x*6 you cant do can you

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8yes, you can! x*6 is 6x

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8you can still multiply the two numbers, it would just make a consonant instead of an integer.

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8okay so now you have 186x2x=14 The next step is to combine the like terms. Can you do that?

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i can try so add them right

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Well in this problem you would be subtracting not adding, but you have the right idea.

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8So what would be the whole problem now after you've done that?

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8right! so 188x=14 Now you have to do what you did with the problems before, you have to get the number with the x on one side of the = by itself. Can you try that?

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Okay, tell me what you get once you've tried

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1would you add 8 to each side

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1im in 8th grade and this still confuses me like why

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Like i should no this

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Nope not quite. It would actually be easier to add 18 to each side. And it's okay! I'm a Junior in high school, and I didn't completely understand these kinds of problems until the end of 8th grade

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well i dont feel bad any more

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8so 18+18 would cancel out. so you would have 8x=32. Now try to simplify that.

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Never feel bad about thing you don't understand! Everyone learns at a different pace, and some things will come easier to you than others.

explicitvogue
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8See you're getting the hang of it!

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1would the anwser be 5

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Bro @explicitvogue

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1444011952447:dw

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0any ideas on how to start this problem ?

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1444012161598:dw

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That's a very good start! so, you have : \[\LARGE \dfrac{1}{7}x+6=18\] what would be the next step ?

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Nope. you cannot combine them because they are not "like terms" you cannot add coconuts and oranges

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\LARGE \dfrac{1}{7}x+6=18\] your goal here is to isolate \(x\), maybe subtract \(6\) both sides so that the left hand side looks simpler

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so i got 6/1/7 and 12

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Good, \[\LARGE \dfrac{1}{7}x+6=18\] subtract \(6\) both sides and get \[\LARGE \dfrac{1}{7}x=12\]

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(x\) is still not isolated, what can be done to make it all by itself ?

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How can the equation \(\dfrac{1}{7}x=12\) become the equation \(x=12\) ?

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we need to follow some rules when isolating \(x\). recall that we're allowed to multiply same number to both sides of an equation, so try multiplying \(7\) both sides

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Good, \[\LARGE \dfrac{1}{7}x+6=18\] subtract \(6\) both sides and get \[\LARGE \dfrac{1}{7}x=12\] multiply \(7\) both sides and get \[\LARGE x = 84\]

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0see if that makes sense..

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i haveone more then im done

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Suppose she has bought \(\large s\) small pots it is given that each small pot costs \(\$2.4\)

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, how much she needs to pay for \(s\) small pots ?

Blake57roger
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1bro this is my last question
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