The problem is
(2x+1/3)-(x-5/4)=1/2
The problem is
(2x+1/3)-(x-5/4)=1/2
Daisy, you have to use parentheses to avoid double reading!!!!
(2x + 1)/3 – (x + 5)/4 = 1/2
LCD(2, 3, 4) = 12
. (2x + 1) • 6 (x + 5) • 3 1 • 4
. ——————— – —————— = ———
. 2 • 6 4 • 3 3 • 4
. 12x + 6 – 3x – 15 4
. —————————— = ——
. 12 12
9x – 9 = 4
9x = 4 + 9
9x = 13
. 13 4
x = ——— = 1 ——
. 9 9
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Thank you, thats the answer i got one time too but that is not one of the answers so i still dont know what im doing wrong, i get different answers every time