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 Question 180629: Hi can you please help with this I am not getting it. Melanie can paint a certain barn by herself in x days. Her helper melissa can paint the same barn by herself in 2 xdays. write a rational expression for the fraction of the barn that they complete in one day by working together. evaluate the expression for x=5Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15643)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Melanie can paint a certain barn by herself in x days. Her helper melissa can paint the same barn by herself in 2 xdays. write a rational expression for the fraction of the barn that they complete in one day by working together. : + = : evaluate the expression for x=5 = is the fraction of the barn painted in 1 day working together