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Jlizk
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. Imagine you are teaching a fellow student how to solve:
2(x + 6) − 10 = 12 + 4(x − 1)
In your own words, explain the process for solving this equation. Please include your work at each step of the process along with the final answer.
 one year ago
 one year ago
Jlizk Group Title
. Imagine you are teaching a fellow student how to solve: 2(x + 6) − 10 = 12 + 4(x − 1) In your own words, explain the process for solving this equation. Please include your work at each step of the process along with the final answer.
 one year ago
 one year ago

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First you distribute: 2x+1210=12+4x4 Then you combine like terms: 2x+2=4x+8 Next you subtract the x's from one side: 2=2x+8 Subract the number alone from the other side: 6=2x I like to flip the equation so the x is on the left side, but that's just me: 2x=6 Then divide the x: 2x/2=x and 6/2=3 Answer: x=3
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