# math

posted by coaster_girl_meg

what do you do when you have the equation 8 divided by 1/x when x equals 3 ?

1. Chloe

You plug 3 in for x then you solve

2. coaster_girl_meg

that's confusing

3. Ms. Sue

What don't you understand?

4. coaster_girl_meg

she plug in 3 for x and I don't understand that

5. Ms. Sue

Instead of x in the problem, substitute 3.

6. coaster_girl_meg

ok now I understand thanks Ms.sue

7. Ms. Sue

Good! :-)

You're welcome, coaster-girl-meg.

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