Ok its probably very easy, only I cant seem to figure out the order of operations to solve for X. Heres the problem
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Originally Posted by Dominic_089 Ok its probably very easy, only I cant seem to figure out the order of operations to solve for X. Heres the problem Don't'cha just love fractions, though? I'd first clear those buggers out of there by multiplying both sides of the equation by : Now you take it from here. -Dan
You can just type that in. x - (3/2) + (2/5) = (5/7) ...or you could learn just a hair of LaTeX What order do you seek? Addition is commutative. Do it in any order you like. Subtract 2/5 Add 3/2 Add up the fractions and you are done.
The common denominator of the fractions from the right side is 70.
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