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5x12=2x+6 sole equation?



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dragonsly
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like terms so 5x2x=6+12

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what do u get

jishan
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x=2

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no x does not equal 2 it equals 6

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3x=18
x=6

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mistake in + or  it is my fault

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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