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anonymous
 4 years ago
6x4y=8; X
anonymous
 4 years ago
6x4y=8; X

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What you want to first is isolate the X term. What do you get?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You +4 to both sides?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, but make sure you keep the y in there, so add 4y to both sides.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Close, but not quite. 4y and 8 are different terms from each other, so they can't be combined. 6x=8+4y should be what you get

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay so what do I do after that

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well, now you have to remove the 6 from the x. How do you feel you should do that?

gw2011
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.06x4y=8 6x=8+4y You add 4y to both sides x=(8+4y)/6 You divide by 6 to solve for x x=(4+2y)/3 You reduce the equation8/2=4, 4y/2=2y, 6/2=3
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