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posted by Jess .
3x + 1 < 2
subtract one from each side, then divide both sides by three.
first you need to look at each side of what ever your looking at and subtract 1 from each number then divide the numbers by 3
I have trouble with math all the time. so I was wondering if you could help me.
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