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Book edition Common Core Edition
Author(s) Ron Larson, Laurie Boswell, Timothy D. Kanold, Lee Stiff
Pages 183 pages
ISBN 9780547587776

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Short Answer

Solve the equation.


The solution of14x38=9 isx=754 .

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1 . Given

The given equation is14x38=9 .

Step 2 . To determine

We have to solve the equation14x38=9.

Step 3 . Calculation

To solve the equation, we try to get x alone on a side:

14x38=914x=9+38 [group like terms] 14x=72+38 [write sum of numerator over denominator]14x=758 [add]x=754           [multiply both side with 4]

So, the solution of the equation 14x38=9 isx=754 .

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