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    checking work

    Divide and simplify

    (7w-56)/6 (w-8)/22w

    7(w-8)(22w)
    6(w-8)

    7(22w)
    6
    am I done at this point or can I mulitply 7(22w) and get 154w
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    Quote Originally Posted by Just4 View Post
    Divide and simplify

    (7w-56)/6 (w-8)/22w

    7(w-8)(22w)
    6(w-8)

    7(22w)
    6
    am I done at this point or can I mulitply 7(22w) and get 154w
    \frac{7(22w)}{6} = \frac{7(11w)}{3} = \frac{77w}{3}
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    \frac{7(22)}{6}=\frac{7(2)(11)}{2(3)}
    cancel the 2's now
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