Say your teacher has some fancy fractions to solve for you and you have a volleyball game , play practice and to prepare for the SAT next Saturday. So you take out your TiNspire CX CAS, launch the STEP BY STEP EQUATION SOLVER app from www.TiNspireApps.com and get a quick lesson on how to solve those fractions…which turns out not too difficult after following the provided steps below:

We select option 5 :

- problem:

to get 5/14 . The trick is to multiply the given fractions by the product of their denominators (bottoms) to get a much easier equation to solve.

Here is another one:

and

It always works!

Quadratic equations can also be solved step by step. Here is one:

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Even equations containing only variables can be solved (for x):