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anonymous
 3 years ago
Solve: −5(x − 2) = 15
1
−3.4
−5
−1

Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)
What is the first step in solving the equation −4x − 16 = 20?
Multiply both sides of the equation by 4.
Divide both sides of the equation by −16.
Subtract 16 from both sides of the equation.
Add 16 to both sides of the equation.
anonymous
 3 years ago
Solve: −5(x − 2) = 15 1 −3.4 −5 −1  Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points) What is the first step in solving the equation −4x − 16 = 20? Multiply both sides of the equation by 4. Divide both sides of the equation by −16. Subtract 16 from both sides of the equation. Add 16 to both sides of the equation.

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05(x  2) = 15 due to the distributive property it can also be scene like this: (5 * x) + (5 * 2) = 15 then you combine like terms

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the first one would be 1. all you have to do is use the order of operations. and the second one would be to subtract 16 from both sides.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Emah openstudy.com/codeofconduct read it
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