Post a New Question

Maths

posted by .

3x - 6 = 3x/4

With my working out I got x = 24/15

The answers say that x = 8/3

I've tried it several times and got the same answer.

IDK whether im right or wrong, please help!! thanks

  • Maths -

    3x - 6 = 3x/4
    Multiply both sides by 4.

    12x - 24 = 3x
    9x = 24
    x = 24/9 = 2 2/3 = 8/3

  • Maths -

    3x - 6 = 3x/4
    multiply both sides by 4
    12x - 24 = 3x
    9x = 24
    x = 24/9
    x = 8/3

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra

    Use the formula C=2pi to find the radius, r, for a circle with a circumference of 160 centimeters. Round your answer to the nearest hundredth. a) 50.96 cm b) 28.08 cm c) 25.48 cm d) 80.00 cm When I tried to solve this problem, I never …
  2. algebra

    Can you help see if I am arriving at the right answers?
  3. English

    I am working on my paragraph right now, and I need another better word instead of got out. I want to say, I got out of my dream, but I want it to be more sophisticated. Thanks
  4. MATH

    A sphere has five times the volume of a right cone that has a radius of 4.6 cm and a height of 7.7 cm. Determine the radius of the sphere to the tenth of a centimetre. This question is multiple choice and these were the options: A. …
  5. Algebra

    |3x+8|=20; -4 Basically that 4 is asking whether that is a possible solution to the problem. I tried to solve it and the two solutions I got were -28/3 and 4. So I got that -4 is not a solution but if someone could check for me and …
  6. Math add subtract fractions

    Can you check my answers: 2) 5/8 - 1/4 i got: 3/8 4) 1 1/2 - 2 4/5 i got: 7/10 6) 5 7/8 + 3 5/12 i got: 9 7/24 10) 3 1/2 + 2 2/5 i got: 5 9/10 18) 6 7/12 + 4 5/12 i got: 11 20) 7 9/10 + 3 3/10 i got: 11 1/5 22) 18 3/8 + 11 6/7 i got: …
  7. chemistry

    the concentrations and pressures at equilibrium were found to be: 1.6 × 10–2 M for A, 8.1 × 103 Pa for B, 13.6 M for C, 13.1 M for D, and 3.9 × 104 Torr for E. Calculate the equilibrium constant, K the right answer is 1x10^12 …
  8. Algebra

    You want to buy 8 books for $19.68 each, estimate the total cost show your work. I did 19.68 x 8 and got 157.44 then rounded the answer and got 157 am I right?
  9. May

    Based on the data in this table, what would be the value of k at 795 K?
  10. Math (Probability)

    My friend and I have been debating back and forth on the answer to this question. I say that it is 1/6, while she says that it is 1/60. So, the question is... If you are to roll a fair, six sided die ten times, what is the probability …

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question