
Example: Solve the equation (2/3)x = 4. Solution: The unknown quantity x is on the L.H.S. and is multiplyed by 2/3. Inverse operation of multiplication is division. Therefore divide both sides by 2/3 i.e., multiply both sides with 3/2. (2/3)x * 3/2 = 4 * 3/2 x = 6
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