One number is one-fifth of another number. The difference between the two numbers is 204. Find the numbers?

One number is one-fifth of another number. The difference between the two numbers is 204. Find the numbers?

1/2*3/1=3/2 3/4*3/1=9/4 1/3*2/1=2/3 The LCD is 12 3/2(6)=18/12 9/4(3)=27/12 2/3(4)=8/12 18/12+27/12+8/12=53/12 I...

Solving multi step equations

Write the 1st steps you would take to solve -8= 1/9 (-9t + 27)

I don't know how to start it off with both of these problems. Please help me ASAP, this homework is due at 12 AM tonight! Please and thank you.

If I give you an equation will you help me try to figure it out? I use to be quite proficient w/math in grade school and just never used the modern math or algebra once I was out of K12, and now I'm...