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x_Jonathan_x
 3 years ago
2/5 (x − 4) = 2x for x
x_Jonathan_x
 3 years ago
2/5 (x − 4) = 2x for x

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x_Jonathan_x
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i got 1/9 but its not one of my choices

campbell_st
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1multiply both sides by 5 2(x 4) = 10x expand the brackets 2x  8 = 10x subtract 2x from both sides 8 = 8x divide both sides by 8 x = 1

jhonyy9
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0cross multiplie 2(x4)=10x 2x8=10x 8=8x x=1

x_Jonathan_x
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks i totally did that wrong i turned everything into a fraction :(

irfans
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[2(x4)/5 = 2x\]\[2x8=10x\]\[8x=8\]\[x=1\]
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