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Posted by **Jennipher** on Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 5:48pm.

h-6+7h=42 What does "h" equal?

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**Reiny**, Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 6:02pmIs your problem to see that

h + 7h = 8h ?

What if I said:

"a hat and 7hats"

wouldn't I have 8 hats ?

so

h-6 + 7h = 42

8h -6 = 42

8h -6**+6**= 42**+6**, add 6 to both sides

8h = 48

divide both sides by 8

8h/8 = 48/8

h = 6

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**Jennipher**, Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 6:21pmThanks!!!

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