Posted by **so lost** on Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 8:41pm.

-2/5 x=6/35

could the answer be - 15/14?????

solve using the multiplication principle, so lost to even figure it out

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 8:52pm
-(2/5)x=6/35

Divide both sides by -(2/5)

x = (6/35) / -(2/5)

x = (6/35) * -(5/2)

x = -(30/70)

x + -3/7

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**helper**, Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 8:53pm
-2/5 x = 6/35

Multiply both sides by 35

-14x = 6

x = -6/14 = -3/7

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**so lost**, Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 9:16pm
thank you after i looked back over it I saw that I didn't break it down far enough

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**elianor**, Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 2:56pm
(x power 3)+ 14x -6=0 ????

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