Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
Imagine you are teaching a fellow student how to solve:
4 + 2(x  1) = 5x  (x + 10)
In your own words, explain the process for solving this equation. Please include your work at each step of the process along with the final answer
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
Imagine you are teaching a fellow student how to solve: 4 + 2(x  1) = 5x  (x + 10) In your own words, explain the process for solving this equation. Please include your work at each step of the process along with the final answer
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

This Question is Closed

ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Remove the brackets both sides. That will give you 4+(2*x)(2*1)=5x(1*x)(1*10) 4+2x2=5xx10 When you simplify 2+2x=4x10 Nw bring all terms containing x to one side. keeping the numbers in the other side. 2+10=4x2x 12=2x Now divide both sides by 2 12/2=(2x)/2 6=x Is that clear?
 2 years ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.