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mathwizz

  • 5 years ago

how do u do 24=x+2

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    You would first put 24 on the other side so that you get x = -24 + 2 ^ -22 so x = -22

  2. MathWizz
    • 5 years ago
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    ok

  3. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    Do you get it now? (:

  4. MathWizz
    • 5 years ago
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    yes i get x=-22

  5. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    Alright (:

  6. anonymous
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    Wait.. That's not right. The original equation was 24 = x + 2 So to get x by itself you just subtract 2 from both sides of the equation \[24 -2 = x + 2 - 2 \implies x = 22\] Not -22.

  7. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    yeah 22 is correct answer.

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