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Which could be a first step in solving the equation 1/4x+1/2=3/4x in an efficient way? Select two answers.
A.multiply by 4 on both sides
B.multiply by 2x on both sides
C.subtract 1/4x from both sides
D.add 1/2 to both sides
plz help i need an answer

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  1. If you mean this:
    1/(4x)+1/2=3/(4x)
    multiply both sides by 4x
    if you mean this:
    (1/4) x+1/2= (3/4)x which is x/4 + 1/2 = 3x/4
    multiply both sides by 4

    careful, typing needs care with parentheses

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