# How do you solve #1/3x + 2 = 1/6x + 11/2#?

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Sep 6, 2016

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Sep 6, 2016

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The same thing but in disguise

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Lets get rid of the fractions.

Make all the denominators 6

Now totally disregard the denominators

Sep 6, 2016

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If you have an equation which has fractions, you can get rid of the fractions by

**"multiply through by the LCD"**

This allows you to cancel all the denominators, which makes the entire equation simpler.