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Fraction form

  • Thread starter Paulo2014
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1. Homework Statement

How do I solve this?

2. Homework Equations

(4/x)-(3/2x)=5

3. The Attempt at a Solution

I can't find a common denominator so i can't do anything....
 

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Paulo ... go read your book, seriously. Most of the problems you've posted are similar and have the same method for solving this problem.
 
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The only thing i can't figure out with this question is how to get a common donominator with x. and btw i saw what i did wrong with the other question like this one but this is different as the denom has x's...
 
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It's not any different ...
 
HallsofIvy
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The two denominators are x and 2x. The common denominator must have a factor of x and a factor of 2: the common denominator is 2x.
 

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