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Q. 107

Elementary Algebra
Found in: Page 229
Elementary Algebra

Elementary Algebra

Book edition 2nd
Author(s) Lynn Marecek, MaryAnne Anthony-Smith
Pages 1240 pages
ISBN 9780998625713

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Short Answer

In the following exercise, solve each equation using the Division and Multiplication Properties of Equality and check the solution.


On solving, we get x=203.

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1. Given information

The given equation is 710x=143.We have to solve the given equation and then verify the result.

Step 2. Simplify

Now,710x=143107×710x=107×143 Multiply both sides by reciprocal of 710x=203

Step 3. Checking the result

We have,710x=143710203=143 Substitute x=203710×2×103=143143=143L.H.S=R.H.SHence verified.

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