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TayTay1213

  • 3 years ago

3(a+1)-5=3a-2

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  1. Mandy86
    • 3 years ago
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    Distribute property then combine like terms

  2. Mandy86
    • 3 years ago
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    3a+3-5=3a-2

  3. TayTay1213
    • 3 years ago
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    \[3a+3-5=3a-2\] ok so i went like that but then do i subtract 3a from 3a?

  4. Mandy86
    • 3 years ago
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    yes

  5. Mandy86
    • 3 years ago
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    unless it says if true statement

  6. Mandy86
    • 3 years ago
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    3a-2=3a-2

  7. TayTay1213
    • 3 years ago
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    so would it be no solution

  8. Mandy86
    • 3 years ago
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    yes

  9. TayTay1213
    • 3 years ago
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    ok so 4(p+3)+9=3(p-2)+6 would that equal -15

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