40- 4 = 0

a

I somehow get 40 over 4 which is 10. a=10 but it doesn't make sense. Can somebody help me with this equation? Thanks

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- Sep 8th 2008, 05:45 PMPhreshFind the Solution of the equation..Help Please!
__40__- 4 = 0

a

I somehow get 40 over 4 which is 10. a=10 but it doesn't make sense. Can somebody help me with this equation? Thanks - Sep 8th 2008, 05:57 PM11rdc11
You are right it is a = 10, what doesn't make sense?

- Sep 8th 2008, 06:00 PMPhresh
because wouldn't you plug in the number 10 and so it become 10-4=0?

- Sep 8th 2008, 06:07 PMPhresh
nevermind I see what I did! Now I feel stupid...Thanks for your help!