in absolute bars [1-5x over 9] = 2 over 5

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solve the absolute value equation

Sep 11th, 2015

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1-5X/9=2/5

CROSS MULTIPLY

5-25X=18

-25X=13

X=-13/25

=13/25

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Sep 11th, 2015

Thanks so much.

Sep 11th, 2015

I'm sorry i don't really understand, can u try the same but l 1-6x over 7 l = 3 over 5 ?

Sep 11th, 2015

1-6X/7=3/5

collect the like terms

6x/7=2/5

cross multiply

30x=14

x=7/15


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