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 Question from ntshidi, a student: Solve for x and y Y=1/2x+4and1/4x-6

Hi,

You have

$y = \frac12x + 4$

and

$y = \frac14 x - 6.$

Since the right side of each of these expressions is equal to the same number $y,$ you have

$\frac12x + 4 = \frac14 x - 6.$

Can you solve this for $x?$

Penny

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