7th grade Algebra
posted by Maria .
4w9(65w)=44;w=3
decide whether the given value is a solution of the equation if not find the solution

sub in the value
LS = 4(3)  9(65(3))
= 12  9(611)
= 12  9(5)
= 12 + 45
= 57 ≠ RS , so , w=3 is not a solution
4w  54 + 45w = 44
49w = 98
w = 2