# Math Help - Can anyone help me on this problem?

1. ## Can anyone help me on this problem?

(x-4) over 2 minus 1 over 4 equals (6x -1) over 20

showing the work or typing it instead would
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2. Originally Posted by inthebegining
(x-4) over 2 minus 1 over 4 equals (6x -1) over 20
Assuming you are following the standard order of operations, we have

$\frac{x-4}2-\frac14=\frac{6x-1}{20}.$

Multiply through by 20:

$10(x-4)-5=6x-1$

$\Rightarrow10x-45=6x-1.$

Can you finish?

3. Originally Posted by inthebegining
showing the work or typing it instead would
also be great ty
For worked examples of how to solve rational equations, try here.