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Solve for x. Multiply each term in the equation by 70 — the least common denominator (also known as the least common multiple) for fractions with the denominators 5, 7, and 2: Now you distribute the reduced numbers over each set of parentheses, combine the like terms, and solve for x: Lining Up Linear Inequalities Algebraic inequalities show comparative relationships between a number and an expression or between two expressions. In other words, you use inequalities for comparisons. Inequalities in algebra are expressed by the comparisons less than (<), greater than (>), less than or equal to (≤), and greater than or equal to (≥).

A radical (root) adds a whole new dimension to what could’ve been a perfectly nice equation to solve. In general, you deal with radicals in equations the same way you deal with fractions in equations — you get rid of them. But watch out: extraneous answers often crop up in your work, so you have to check your answers. 40 Algebra II Essentials For Dummies Squaring both sides of the equation If you have an equation with a square root term in it, you square both sides of the equation to get rid of the radical.

I show you how to deal with these Chapter 4: Rolling Along with Rational and Radical Equations 43 particular equations by factoring out a greatest common factor (GCF). Another common negative-exponent problem is one that’s quadratic-like. Factoring out a negative exponent as a greatest common factor The next example shows you, step-by-step, how to deal with an equation with negative exponents that can be solved by factoring. Solve 3x–3 – 5x–2 = 0 for x. 1. Factor out the GCF. In this case, the GCF is x–3: x–3 (3 – 5x) = 0 Did you think the exponent of the GCF was –2?

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