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CrazyC246
 3 years ago
How do I solve 4(2x + 1) 3 = 3(x  4)?
CrazyC246
 3 years ago
How do I solve 4(2x + 1) 3 = 3(x  4)?

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Romero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2You have to distribute out what's outside the parentheses first. Do you know how to do that?

Calcmathlete
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Distributive Preoperty: \(a(b + c) = ab + ac\)

Romero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2That's basically means that the number outside of the parentheses you have to multiply it to everything inside the parentheses

CrazyC246
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got 8x+43=3x+12+12, is it right?

Romero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.28x+43=3x+12 You added an extra 12 on the right hand side

Romero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2But other than that you are right. Think you can handle it from there?

Romero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2You want all the x's to be on one side and all the numbers on the other side. Let's start by adding 3x to both sides. This will get rid of the 3x from the right hand side. 8x+43=3x+12 8x+3x+43=3x+3x+12 8x+3x+43=12 11x+43=12

Romero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2From there you can simplify it even further by doing this 43?

CrazyC246
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Would the answer be 1, right?

Romero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Yeah you are right man Good job!

CrazyC246
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1342743342637:dw
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