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cupcake_queen

  • 3 years ago

2(3u+7)=-4(3-2u)

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  1. Mathmuse
    • 3 years ago
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    You have to solve the variable 'u'. so let me ask, what is preventing you from collecting all the u's to one side?

  2. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    i think u have to distribute the numbers on the outside of the parenthesis into the parenthesis

  3. Mathmuse
    • 3 years ago
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    right...once the parenthesis are both gone, you can freely manipulate the individual terms

  4. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    then its 6u+14=-12+8

  5. Mathmuse
    • 3 years ago
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    yup, 'u' on the final 8 term

  6. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    2u+14=-12

  7. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    2u=-26

  8. Mathmuse
    • 3 years ago
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    6u -8u

  9. cupcake_queen
    • 3 years ago
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    2

  10. Mathmuse
    • 3 years ago
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    -2

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