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A person like that could be described as a wolf or maybe just a darn fool.
That was my feeling about you so you can not borrow it.
If only someone I knew felt that way.
bob bundy thank you very much for being kind enough to explain further. I really appreciate it and I could say that I now understand it better.
bobbym I can't help it but to admire you more.
Student remembers about cross multiplying, but does it incorrectly:
It is because of this sort of mistake that teachers advise against using cross multiplication.
I prefer to teach 'multiply every term by the same amount', so in the above example:
Another thing you may find helpful is to convert the algebra to numbers.
In my example, suppose u = 3, v = 6 and f = 2
In the original:
This is correct.
In the error version:
This is NOT CORRECT so the error is revealed.
In my correct version:
This has come out correctly.
This is not a guarantee that no mistake has been made as I might just have been lucky to get the 'right answer', but it will help to confirm that what you have done is right.
It is 11.14 am in the UK.
Do not admire me. I do not require much sleep and am capable of going without any for 36 hours or so.
Whooh! I admire you for being awake this time around knowing that it's an early morning there.
Thank you for clarifying that to me!
That is the purpose of the forum. It is a place where like minds can freely share information.
Bob thank you for helping! I hope you won't mind if I'll visit this forum more often and post problems I'll find confusing in the future.
I've checked these in the original and both work ok.
Hope that helps!
Hello everyone! Please help me to continue solving this equation: