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Hi,

 

I was struggling with binomials with fractional coefficients, e.g. x-1  _  x-1    =  -7

                                                                                                     3         2

Thanks

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Idea - find LCD of denominators cheeky

 

 

6[\(\frac{x-1}{3}- \frac{x-1}{2} = -7 \)]

 

2x - 2 - 3x + 3 = -42

-x + 1 = -42                                        \(\left \{ 43 \right \}\)

      -1     -1

 

-x=-43

x = 43 

MrPatel  Jan 9, 2018
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Can you help me with my problem labeled 'Algebra Word Problem'

MrPatel  Jan 9, 2018
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Thanks for your help! What problem do you need help with?

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It's named Algebra Word Problem I posted it like 20 min ago

MrPatel  Jan 9, 2018
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Hi. I checked it out and tried it, and I can't come up with an answer that makes sense. Anyways, good luck, and thank you for answering my question.

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