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fhsbgtr Group Title

8n+3-6n/2 simplify the expression

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  1. ParthKohli Group Title
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    \[\rm {8n + 3 - 6n \over 2} = {8n \over 2} + {3\over 2} - {6n \over 2}\]

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  2. whatisthequestion Group Title
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    does the /2 apply to the entire expression or just the 6n?

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  3. vipul92 Group Title
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    16n+6-6n/2

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  4. ParthKohli Group Title
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    Or is it...\[\rm 8n + 3 - {6n \over 2}\]

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  5. ParthKohli Group Title
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    @vipul92 Better to write \(\rm 8n + 3 - 3n\)

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  6. whatisthequestion Group Title
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    vipul collect like terms to get 10n+6/2 then factor out a two to get in simplest terms 5n+2

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    sorry @vipul92 I forgot to tag you there

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  8. vipul92 Group Title
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    k i understand

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    if the other way then @ParthKohli still needs to collect like terms to simplify his answer to get n+(3/2)

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  10. fhsbgtr Group Title
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    the / goes with the whole expression

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  11. fhsbgtr Group Title
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    the answers

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  12. whatisthequestion Group Title
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    then simply divide each expression by two to get 4n+(3/2)-3n then collect like terms n + (3/2) you can also switch the steps if you want.

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