# SOLUTION: how do i work this problem 1/4(x-3)+5/6=7/12x+2/3 i am stuck, the lcd is 12 so do i divide 12 on both sides?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-systems Question 216477: how do i work this problem 1/4(x-3)+5/6=7/12x+2/3 i am stuck, the lcd is 12 so do i divide 12 on both sides? Answer by Alan3354(30983)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!how do i work this problem 1/4(x-3)+5/6=7/12x+2/3 i am stuck, the lcd is 12 so do i divide 12 on both sides? ---------------- It's not clear if it's 1/(4(x+3)) or (1/4)(x+3), but since you say the LCD is 12: (x+3)/4 + 5/6 = 7x/12 + 2/3 Multiply by 12 3(x+3) + 10 = 7x + 8 3x+9 + 10 = 7x+8 3x+19 = 7x+8 4x = 11 x = 11/4