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Posted by **deedra** on Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 11:35am.

(5/4)x+(1/8)x=11/8+x

(10/8)x+(1/8)x=11/8+x

(11/8)x=11/8+x

(3/8)x=11/8

Ok now I subtracted from both sides

How do I finish the problem out?

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 11:43ammultiply each side by 8/3

x = 11/8 * 8/3

x = 11/3

see my first solution in the previous post dealing with this question for a simpler way.

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**deedra**, Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 11:49amthank you

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