#### Answer

$x=p/(m+n)$

#### Work Step by Step

$mx+nx=p \\\\ x(m+n)=p \\\\ x=p/(m+n)$
We first factor out the x. This allows us to divide by (m+n) to get x alone and hence get our answer.

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$x=p/(m+n)$

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