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  • 5 years ago

geomentary ? what dos it mean when it says subtract from both sides

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  1. anonymous
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    DO you have an example of the problem?

  2. amistre64
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    take away the same amount, the same value, the same terms equally from both sides of an equation so that the equation stays "balanced" .

  3. anonymous
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    exactly what amistre64 said what ever you do to one side you have to do to the other

  4. anonymous
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    ok so subtract what from what

  5. anonymous
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    do you have an example?

  6. anonymous
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    14x+82=180

  7. anonymous
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    ok so you would subtract 82 from both sides

  8. amistre64
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    14x +82-82 = 180 -82

  9. anonymous
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    which would leave you with : 14x=180-82 or 14x=98

  10. anonymous
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    then you would divide both sides by 14 14x/14=98/14 x=7

  11. anonymous
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    ok I think I got it thanks ok Im back so the 2nd part is 13(7)+82 how do I figure that out what do I do with the 7

  12. anonymous
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    what is the full equation?

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