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complete the following proof.
given: 5 2/3x=1
proff: x=6

The word "proof" does not apply here.
You want to say:
solve 5  2/3x=1
The way you typed it ...
multiply each term by 3
15  2x = 3
2x = 12
divide by 2
x = 6
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