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    how do you solve this?

    3/8 multiplied by x minus 1=4
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    Is \displaystyle\frac{3}{8}x-1=4 or \displaystyle\frac{3}{8}(x-1)=4 ?
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    its the first one you wrote
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    Multiply by 8:
    3x-8=32
    Can you continue?
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    yeah thanks!
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