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Romero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
You have to distribute out what's outside the parentheses first. Do you know how to do that?
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Calcmathlete Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Distributive Preoperty: \(a(b + c) = ab + ac\)
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CrazyC246 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh wait yes.
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Romero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
That's basically means that the number outside of the parentheses you have to multiply it to everything inside the parentheses
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CrazyC246 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I got 8x+43=3x+12+12, is it right?
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Romero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
8x+43=3x+12 You added an extra 12 on the right hand side
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Romero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
But other than that you are right. Think you can handle it from there?
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CrazyC246 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh oops, lol.
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CrazyC246 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Now what do I do?
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Romero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
You 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
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Romero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
From there you can simplify it even further by doing this 43?
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CrazyC246 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Would the answer be 1, right?
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Romero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yeah you are right man Good job!
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CrazyC246 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1342743342637:dw
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CrazyC246 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thank you =)
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