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1. \frac{2x-1}{4}+\frac{x}{3} = 2
2. (Original post by ra1500)
Well that's not an equation is it?

If you want to add these fractions to make a single fraction, find a common denominator. What number might that be?
3. (Original post by Mr M)
Well that's not an equation is it?

If you want to add these fractions to make a single fraction, find a common denominator. What number might that be?
sorry, it all equated to 2
4. (Original post by ra1500)
sorry, it all equated to 2
Ok but my point stands. What's the lowest common multiple of 3 and 4? Try multiplying each term by this number.

You need to surround your LaTex with tags [latex ] and [/latex ] (no spaces).
5. (Original post by ra1500)
sorry, it all equated to 2
The method is still the same. Find the common denominator of the two fractions you are adding. You want a number that is divisible by both 4 and 3. Then make both fractions have that same common denominator

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