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October 7th, 2008, 03:54 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Oct 2008 Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  Algebra question
i need to solve this: 4/5n +2 = 3(3/4n  8 ) I cant seem to get it right, so if you could also explain how its done that would be helpful. Thank You. 
October 7th, 2008, 07:35 PM  #2 
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October 8th, 2008, 03:50 AM  #3 
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Please clarify that "(4/5)n" was meant rather than "4/(5n)", and "(3/4)n" rather than "3/(4n)". Either way, the first step in solving the equation is to gather the terms in n on one side of the equation and the remaining terms on the other side. 

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