stapel_eliz wrote:gohoyas wrote:4 - m/n = p (solve for m)

Is the equation either of the following?

. . . . .

Its the first one

- Sat Sep 17, 2011 9:30 pm
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stapel_eliz wrote:gohoyas wrote:4 - m/n = p (solve for m)

Is the equation either of the following?

. . . . .

Its the first one

- Sat Sep 17, 2011 7:40 pm
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Hello i'm having problems with the following problem.

4 - m/n = p (solve for m)

When i solved it i got m = p - 4 x n. Do i combine the n with the p or the 4?

4 - m/n = p (solve for m)

When i solved it i got m = p - 4 x n. Do i combine the n with the p or the 4?