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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071
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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1.5, Problem 24E
To determine

Solve the equations.

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 24E

  x=136

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

  2x1x+2=45

Formula used:

Transposition of terms

Calculation:

  2x1x+2=45

Cross multiplying the equation

  5(2x1)=4(x+2)10x5=4x+810x4x=8+56x=13

  x=136

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