April 28th, 2013, 10:26 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Apr 2013 Posts: 2 Thanks: 0  solving for x
solving for x: here is the problem http://i22.photobucket.com/albums/b318/ ... 0ddddc.jpg im stuck with this type of problem, can anyone help? 
April 28th, 2013, 12:32 PM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: Sep 2012 From: British Columbia, Canada Posts: 764 Thanks: 53  Re: solving for x
Cross multiply to get rid of the fractions, then group the terms and factor.

April 28th, 2013, 03:41 PM  #3 
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April 28th, 2013, 07:51 PM  #4 
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I don't understand what you did to get 4812(x+6)=20x 
April 28th, 2013, 10:32 PM  #5 
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He multiplied both sides by 

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