hey all, new to this forum nd need help on this questions $\displaystyle \frac{3-2x}{5} - \frac{x-7}{6}\leq 2$ many thanks
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Originally Posted by smmmc hey all, new to this forum nd need help on this questions $\displaystyle \frac{3-2x}{5} - \frac{x-7}{6}\leq 2$ many thanks Bring to a common denominator and simplify.
Originally Posted by smmmc hey all, new to this forum nd need help on this questions [tex]\frac{3-2x}/{5} - \frac{x-7}/{6}\leq 2[\math] many thanks $\displaystyle \frac{3 - 2x}{5} - \frac{x - 7}{6} \leq 2$ $\displaystyle \frac{6(3 - 2x)}{30} - \frac{5(x - 7)}{30} \leq 2$ $\displaystyle 18 - 12x - 5x + 35 \leq 60$ $\displaystyle 53 - 17x \leq 60$ $\displaystyle -17x \leq 7$ $\displaystyle x \geq -\frac{7}{17}$.
ohh okay thanks, need more parctice in latex :|
Originally Posted by smmmc ohh okay thanks, need more parctice in latex :| If writing a fraction you don't put a slash in between the curly brackets.
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