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I can't figure this problem out. I need to solve for x. 5/6x+1/2=2/3

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5/6x+1/2=2/3

5/6x = 2/3 -1/2
5/6x= 1/6
x = 1/6 divided by 5/6
= 1/5

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5/6x+1/2=2/3
5/6x = 2/3 - 1/2
5/6x = 4/6 - 3/6
5/6x = 1/6
x = 1/6 divided by 5/6
x = 1/6 * 6/5
x = 6/30 = 1/5

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