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To solve for x you need to manipulate the equation, always maintaining the equality, and end with an equation x = a number. The first step is to put all the terms involving x on one side of the equation and the remaining terms on the other side. I would do this by subtracting 7/8 from each side
Simplify the right side by finding a common denominator and subtracting the fractions. A common denominator is 3 × 8 = 24 so
Multiply both sides by 1 to get 2x = 5/24 and then divide both sides by 2 to finally obtain
Now can you solve 8/9 + x = 9/5 for x? Penny  


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