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    Help: Expanding Brackets

    ok so i've completely forgotten how to do this:

    4-5((4-x)/5)

    cheers
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    Quote Originally Posted by edkes View Post
    ok so i've completely forgotten how to do this:

    4-5((4-x)/5)

    cheers
    The 5's cancel... then you distribute the negative sign (which is negative one).. try to work it out, post if you get stuck
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