Finding the value of k?

(k+2)/3 = k/2 - 2

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  • 1 decade ago
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    (k + 2)/3 = k/2 - 2

    k + 2 = 3/2*k - 6

    2 = 1/2*k - 6

    8 = 1/2*k

    k = 16

  • John F
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    k + 2 = 3/2 k - 6 <=>

    1/2 k = 8 <=> k = 16

  • 1 decade ago

    (k+2)/3 = k/2 - 2

    k + 2 = (3/2)k - 6

    k = (3/2)k - 8

    8 = (3/2)k - (2/2)k

    8 = (1/2)k

    16 = k

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