Can someone explain how I solve this equation: 3.5x - 1 = -1/2(-7x + 2) -1/2 is a fraction.
To solve this equation, we need to get everything that looks like x to one side of the equation, and everything else to the other side. This means:
`3.5x-1=-1/2(-7x+2)` multiply both sides by -2
`-7x+2=-7x+2` move variables to left side, and numbers to right
This equation is true for all values of x, which means that its solution is all real numbers.
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