-1/6x = -9/10 Do I divide the -1/6 by its reciprocal? leaving me with: X = -9/10 divided by -1/6 And I am stuck!! Please show me how it is done.
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Originally Posted by OneidaFL -1/6x = -9/10 Is this or ?
Originally Posted by undefined Is this or ? The first one is the correct one
Last edited by OneidaFL; Jul 2nd 2010 at 12:52 PM. Reason: I do not know how to type in the proper formulas using my keyboard
Originally Posted by OneidaFL The first one is the correct one So yes, divide each side by -1/6, or equivalently, multiply each side by -6.
And I am stuck!! Please show me how it is done. -9/10 divided by -1/6 -9.10 multiplied by -6/1?
The negative is no issue here. as you usually do in any equation of the form : . In your case, you have
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