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simplify these expression. use the distributive property to combine like terms where appropriate. a. 6(x-2)+3x b.5(2x-3y)-(x+y) anyone?? i needd help

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  1. Infinyte Group Title
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    do you need to type theese out or...?

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    are there choices?

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  3. chubbytots Group Title
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    nope thats the problems :)

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  4. Infinyte Group Title
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    ok then, my thoughts on this are, (for a) 9x-12

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    if were trying to get one answer here, it would be either 3 or -3

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    thats for a??

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  7. Infinyte Group Title
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    yep as for b, 9x-16y

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    do i have to solve them??

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    they would normaly be open equations, but if its part of your test, then i can find answers...

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    ohhh ok hmm how did u get 9x-12?? like what did you do to get them???

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    \[ 6(x-2)+3x\] \[6x-6\times 2+3x\] \[6x-12+3x\] \[6x+3x-12\] \[9x-12\] any question about any step?

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    6(x-2) is the same as 6 times x and 6 times -2. After multiplying each, you get 6x and -12. Add the 3x to the 6x to get 9x - 12.

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    one left o.o part B o.o

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    5(2x-3y) is the same as (5 times 2x) + (5 times -3y), which yields 10x - 15y. Looking at the -(x+y), you get 9x - 16y when you combine them.

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    ty for the help ^________^

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