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# What number when added to the numerator and multiplied by the denominator of the fraction 4 5ths makes the resulting fraction 1 15th?

Updated: 9/16/2023

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β 14y ago

It is -6 as:

(4+x)/5x = 1/15
4+x = 1/15 x 5x
4+x = 1/3x
4 = 1/3x - x
4 = -2/3x
x = 4 / -2/3
x = -6

Simple equation...

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