Algebra 1

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First of all, we're learning how to solve equations with variables on both sides.

Write and solve an equation for the situation.

An architect is designing a rectangular greenhouse. Along one wall is a 7-ft storage area and 5 sections for different kinds of plants. On the opposite wall is a 4 ft storage area and 6 sections for plants. All of the sections for plants are of equal length. What is the length of each wall?

  • Algebra 1 -

    7 + 5x = 4 + 6x

    7-4 = 6x-5x

    3 = x

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