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pkd8

  • 2 years ago

-2(4x-7) = 3x-8

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  1. pkd8
    • 2 years ago
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    dunno if i am doing it write but my answer keeps coming up to x=4.4

  2. karatechopper
    • 2 years ago
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    -2(4x-7) = 3x-8 -8x+14=3x-8 -8x=3x-22 -11x=-22 x=2 x=2 is correct. How did u get 4.4? can u show me stepS?

  3. pkd8
    • 2 years ago
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    i subtracted -8x and 3 and got 5x as answer. that's where i messed up

  4. karatechopper
    • 2 years ago
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    ahh i see ok good u learned what u did wrong.

  5. pkd8
    • 2 years ago
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    indeed thank you for the assistance

  6. karatechopper
    • 2 years ago
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    Most welcome:)

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