My Math Forum simple algebra question

 Elementary Math Fractions, Percentages, Word Problems, Equations, Inequations, Factorization, Expansion

 April 21st, 2016, 04:52 AM #1 Newbie   Joined: Apr 2016 From: Toronto Posts: 2 Thanks: 0 simple algebra question Hello everyone. I have been trying to solve a simple algebra problem and am stuck. I was wondering if anyone might explain how I find the solution? (variable x .13) + variable = 170 I used to be a whiz at math in high school, but can't remember how to do this.
 April 21st, 2016, 05:25 AM #2 Global Moderator   Joined: Dec 2006 Posts: 20,389 Thanks: 2015 Given y × p + y = c, where p isn't -1, write the equation as y(p + 1) = c. It then follows that y = c/(p + 1).
 April 21st, 2016, 07:28 AM #3 Newbie   Joined: Apr 2016 From: Toronto Posts: 2 Thanks: 0 Great, thanks!

 Tags algebra, question, simple

 Thread Tools Display Modes Linear Mode

 Similar Threads Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post mathd Algebra 2 May 9th, 2014 02:11 PM adamfoley Algebra 2 March 24th, 2013 09:05 AM AKofTroy Algebra 7 June 13th, 2012 08:49 AM shuks Algebra 10 February 5th, 2010 11:24 PM william36 Algebra 6 September 25th, 2009 06:35 AM

 Contact - Home - Forums - Cryptocurrency Forum - Top