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  • 3 years ago

solve: -6x-15+7x=-5

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  1. vivalakoda
    • 3 years ago
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    You need to isolate x by itself. A first step would be to add 15 to both sides. What would we have after you do this?

  2. OrientalOrchids
    • 3 years ago
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    then will it be -6x+7x= 10?

  3. OrientalOrchids
    • 3 years ago
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    Im very new to this...

  4. vivalakoda
    • 3 years ago
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    That is correct! Now, we have -6x+7x=10. Because both -6 and -7 have an x attached, we can combine like terms. What is -6x+7x?

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