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5x=-3x+16

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  1. ineedhelponmyhw
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    are you trying to find X?

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  2. Hernandez3158
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    Yes,

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  3. Hernandez3158
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    Do i divide to get x on one side of the = or do i subtract

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  4. surdawi
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    5x=-3x+16 5x + 3x = 16 whats next?

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  5. Nory
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    Combine like terms.

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  6. Hernandez3158
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    Thats wut i figured. Add x's then divide

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  7. surdawi
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    ok try it and put the answer so i can check it

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  8. Nory
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    Divide by 8, because your equation is 8x = 16.

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    8x=16. X=2

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  10. surdawi
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    correct

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  11. Nory
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    Now substitute your answer in to check it. Though that is the right answer.

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  12. Hernandez3158
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    8x2=16

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  13. surdawi
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    its better for you to try doing the problem and posting your work this was we can see where you make mistakes and help you

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    Thanks everyone im trying to remember how to do this so i can help my kid

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    Thanks surdawi

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