How do you solve # (240+30x)/(16+x)=18#?
We can get rid of the denominator by multiplying it by
Let's say the problem is:
Since the numerator of the first term will be unaffected (multiplied by
We can subtract
Next, we can subtract
And finally, dividing both sides by
Hope this helps!
Start out by multiplying
Now use the distributive property to simplify the right side of the equation.
Once last subtraction! Subtract
Now divide to solve: