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anonymous
 5 years ago
i have to combine like terms
anonymous
 5 years ago
i have to combine like terms

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The key to using and understanding the method of Combining Like Terms is to understand like terms and be able to identify when a pair of terms is a pair of like terms. Some examples of like terms are presented below. The following are like terms because each term consists of a single variable, x, and a numeric coefficient. 2x, 45x, x, 0x, 26x, x Each of the following are like terms because they are all constants. 15, 2, 27, 9043, 0.6 Each of the following are like terms because they are all y2 with a coefficient. 3y2, y2, y2, 26y2

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so if you get what like terms are  then to combine them you just add up the coefficients

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 3x + 2x = 5x , because I just added up the 3 and the 2

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you, im about to type in this equation im stuck on so hold on

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can also subtract like terms
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