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I'm having trouble finishing evaluating the expression b+1/6=-1/3

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    b+1/6=-1/3

    Subtract 1/6 from both sides

    b = - 1/3 - 1/6

    b = -1/2

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    Solve for b?
    add a -1/6 to both sides of the equation.

    You have to combine -1/6 and -1/3
    You need a common denomiator of 6.

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