Basic Algebra
posted by Rosemary .
1/4 (x8) +1/2 (x+2) =x+3

Basic Algebra 
Steve
easiest to get rid of the fractions. Multiply through by 4:
(x8) + 2(x+2) = 4(x+3)
x+8+2x+4 = 4x+12
3x = 0
x=0
check:
1/4 (8) + 1/2 (2) = 3
2+1=3
YES!
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Algebra
Your cable television company offers two plans: basic service with one movie channel for $35 or basic with two movie channels for $45. What is the charge for basic cable and for a movie channel? 
algebra
use the expression r+0.12m to calculate the cost of renting a car. The basic rate is r. The number of miles driven is m. 1. the basic rate is $15.95. the car is driven 150 mi. 2. the basic rate is $32.50. the car is driven 257 mi. 
Algebra
If it takes Mary 45 minutes to basic cleaning of her house, and it takes her daughter 65 minutes to do the same basic cleaning, then how many minutes will it take for them to clean together? 
Algebra
If it takes Mary 45 minutes to basic cleaning of her house, and it takes her daughter 65 minutes to do the same basic cleaning, then how many minutes will it take for them to clean together? 
chemistry
Determine the pH. Are these solutions acidic or basic? 
critical thinking
Which of the following is a false statement about a basic dictionary? 
MEDICAL HW HELP!!!!
There a high school elective that when you learn about basic vital signs, basic pathology, basic medical asepsis, basic health problems, etc. I forgot the name... do you know? 
science
Write a java program using classes and object to read the em[loyee code (Integer), Imployee name (string), Basic salary )double), Category (Character)then calculate the bonus(double)and the total salary(double)eligible for each employ. … 
visual basic
Write a visual basic program to calculate total pay of employee who get an additional pay of 10% to their basic salary if they worked for more than 10years for the company 
teacher
is a teacher a basic or a non basic job.. No I don't mean it literally basic or non basic search up the geographical explanation of it