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ikr4001

  • 3 years ago

5x-12=2x+6 sole equation?

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  1. dragonsly
    • 3 years ago
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    like terms so 5x-2x=6+12

  2. dragonsly
    • 3 years ago
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    what do u get

  3. jishan
    • 3 years ago
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    x=2

  4. dragonsly
    • 3 years ago
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    no x does not equal 2 it equals 6

  5. dragonsly
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    3x=18 x=6

  6. jishan
    • 3 years ago
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    mistake in + or - it is my fault

  7. jazy
    • 3 years ago
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    5x - 12 = 2x + 6 Add 12 to both sides. 5x = 2x + 18 Subtract 2x from both sides. 3x = 18 Divide both sides by 3. x = 6

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