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    need help with this problem please

    1/14 = -6p/7
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    Quote Originally Posted by fancyface View Post
    need help with this problem please

    1/14 = -6p/7
    The commond denominator is 14

    Multiply both sides by 14,
    14(1/4)=14(-6p/7)
    Thus,
    1=-12p
    Divide by -12, thus,
    p=-1/12
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