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anonymous
 3 years ago
how do you solve 565x=15x35?
anonymous
 3 years ago
how do you solve 565x=15x35?

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angela210793
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1346701618091:dw

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Best to start by dividing both sides by 5 to isolate the abs.val.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah I got down to 65x=3x7 ur I just got confused now @cliffSedge

cathyangs
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Ok, now that you have 65x = 3x7, do you understand what   means?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@cathyangs Yeah I do, I trie making the problems opposite to go along with it he original and it looks weird.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry I'm on my phone haha a lot of spelling mistakes!

cathyangs
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well, you can think of it as this: The absolute value of 65x is 3x7. In other words, 65x is exactly 3x7 away from zero. So 65x is 3x7 away from zero, in EITHER direction...meaning: 65x can be either 3x7 or (3x7) :) Come up with two equations based on this information. Then you can solve it! :D
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